After 30 minutes of rain in the afternoon of Wednesday (07-10-2009), several streets of Sao Jose do Rio Preto, a 438 km from state capital, flooded quickly. Motorcycle, Gisele Cristina Nunes, 29, tried to protect the anchoring in a car. Volunteers came to help. A man tried to hold Gisele, but the force of the water knocked down the two and she disappeared. It took almost two minutes without knowing where she was. Meanwhile, another woman trying to leave a car. Until that Gisele has raised a hand. She was trapped underneath the car. More people showed up to help. Nor were taken by force of water. But all were able to save. Gisele was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.