Motorist rescued after driving through barricade in Rutherford County


A motorist had to be rescued from a flooded road in Rutherford County early Saturday morning. 

It happened around 7 a.m. along Sulphur Springs Road.

According to Rutherford County Fire and Rescue, the motorist drove through a barricade and into the water. 

The department urged motorists to not drive through or around barricades and into flooded areas. 

The driver was not injured. 

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