If you were inside of a sinking vehicle, would you know what to do? Many people have no idea what their best course of action would be in such a situation.
Most people panic and freeze when caught up in a flooded car because they don’t know what to do. Some try to call 911 for help, but by the time it arrives it’ll be too late and that type of reaction is more likely to get you killed than saved. Every single second matters and from the moment you hit the water the clock starts ticking.
Be sure to watch the accompanying ABC News clip that shows you exactly how to react and escape from a sinking car.