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Heavy rains, winds and lightning are hitting the entire WTOP area, but Montgomery County is getting hit particularly hard.
A woman gave birth on Interstate 270 near Middlebrook Road around 6 a.m. Friday, says Montgomery County Fire Spokesman Pete Piringer.
A 19-year-old went underwater and didn't come up for air.
Montgomery County firefighters evacuated a North Bethesda, Maryland condomium and are checking residents for signs of carbon monoxide poisoning, according to tweets from Pete Piringer, spokesman for Montgomery County Fire and Rescue.
Heavy rain is expected to continue to fall on the D.C. region through Wednesday, bringing with it a chance for flooding.
The incident occurred near Woodmont Avenue on Saturday.
Laurel police officers will start to wear small cameras that the department hopes will hopefully put an end to disputes at traffic stops and other situations.
"We think a potentially, very dangerous situation was averted," Pete Piringer, a spokesman for the City of Laurel, told WTOP. "We do believe he did have access to guns."
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