A flash flood emergency was also issued for New York City and extended until 3 a.m. ET, according to the weather service, covering Manhattan, Queens, the Bronx and areas as far north as White Plains.How many people died in the flood in New York?
New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania faced states of emergency and record-breaking flood levels. As of Thursday morning, at least 14 people have died. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Ida's flooding on highways in Brooklyn and Queens completely submerged cars.Did Tropical Storm Ida cause flash floods in New York City?
Abandoned cars are left on a flooded highway, as local media reported the remnants of Tropical Storm Ida bringing drenching rain and the threat of flash floods and tornadoes to parts of the northern mid-Atlantic, in the Queens borough of New York City, on September 2, 2021. The NYPD rescued some residents from their flooding homes.Did New York City Police carry a disabled man out of floods?
New York City Police Department officers carry a disabled man out of a basement flooded due to heavy rain brought by tropical storm Ida on September 2, 2021.