17 rescued from Galax mobile home park, amid rising waters

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Galax Fire Department sent water rescue crews out to people who’s homes were surrounded by fast moving water Wednesday. 

It happened around 5:40pm in the 100 block of Glade Street near Mill Creek.

Crews arrived on the scene and assisted 17 residents in nine houses to safety. 

Galax Fire crews saying the rescues were completed in an hour. 

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