1. Updated — 4:45 p.m. ET
2. Flash flooding occurred Tuesday near Phoenix, Az. due to torrential rainfall in the area.
3. Local media reported two people trapped by the flood waters in a home New River, Az.
5. After lowering down onto the roof of the house, the rescue team was able to reach the people trapped inside.
6. Update: The trapped inhabitants were rescued safely Tuesday afternoon by emergency responders.
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