Geary County, KS I-70 Blinding Rains – 4/26/2016

Severe storms erupted across northern Kansas bringing high winds, hail, and blinding rains to drivers along I-70 south of Manhattan. Visibility got down to near zero causing numerous drivers to pull over. One unfortunately driver spun 180-degrees in the westbound lanes and got stuck in a ditch filled with water.

Video package shot along I-70 in extreme northern Geary County south of Manhattan.

Scene 1-3: Various storm structure shots of incoming storm south of Manhattan.

Scene 4-5: Long POV driving shots passing numerous vehicles pulled over i the storm.

Scene 6: POV driving shot in near zero visibility with flashing lights of vehicle in front barely visible in the rain.

Scene 7: Shot of I-70 traffic in rain.

Scene 8-10: Shots of vehicle that spun off I-70 in the storm and got stuck in a water filled ditch.

Scene 11-14: Shots of small hail in the storm on I-70.

Scene 15-17: POV driving shots of extremely heavy rains and traffic on I-70 south of Manhattan.