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Brazil teen carried away by flood waters, rescued

March 20, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A close-call rescue was caught on tape as a 14-year-old girl was swept away by rushing flood waters in Brazil.

The girl was washed down a road in Sao Paulo on Friday. Several people spotted the girl and ran after her as she was carried away by water.

As the teenager reached an intersection, she almost slid into the path of an oncoming vehicle.

A man rescued her and she survived that close call.