Child Swept Away In Flood Had Tragic Last Words For Mom

MILL VALLEY, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 04: People look on as a tow truck pulls a car out of a flooded intersection on January 04, 2023 in Mill Valley, California. A massive storm is hitting Northern California bringing flooding rains and damaging wind (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

At a glance

  • The five-year-old California boy who was swept away in flood waters had heart-wrenching words for his mother just seconds before the tragedy.
  • The tragic incident unfolded Monday when Lindsy Doan tried to take her son Kyle to school.
  • The flood waters, however, swept up her Chevy Traverse, causing her to lose control of the car. The SUV was swept into a sycamore tree, pinning mother and son, according to the report.
  • Doan said although the windows wouldn’t work, she managed to get her door open and hug a tree. She reportedly then told Kyle to climb into the front seat and managed to grab his hand, but the current swept Kyle around the other side of the tree.

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