So those flash-flood warnings around 9:30 a.m. were for real. Sean Woods photographed a woman trapped by floodwaters on Spring Street by the Shaw's parking lot. Boston firefighters rushed to the scene to rescue her.
Got caught in major flooding with small tree down on Route 9 West near 128 - Wellesley/ Newton area.
Back at Spring Street, the driver of a 36 bus turned around before the flood, as Mikhaela Houston shows:
Mikhaela Houston shows us the flood waters receded when somebody from the DPW arrived to pull the stopper: