Miami Gardens Residents Take Advantage of Storm Flooding to Create Their Own Water Ride

Residents of Miami Gardens, Florida, took advantage of flooding from Tropical Storm Eta to create their own water ride using a pickup truck and a kayak on November 9.

"Torrential’"rainfall and powerful wind gusts were a threat for Miami-Dade residents through Monday, the National Weather Service (NWS) said.

A Tropical Storm Watch was in effect on Tuesday for western Florida and the panhandle, the National Hurricane Center said.

Video filmed by local resident Richard Morell shows several people in a kayak being dragged by a truck through a flooded neighborhood despite the storm. Credit: Richard Morell via Storyful