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Ellicott City shop owner highlighted on Weather Channel special for heroic act during last year's flood

Ellicott City shop owner highlighted on Weather Channel special for heroic act during last year's flood

An Ellicott City resident is being highlighted on The Weather Channel for creating a “human chain” that saved a woman’s life during last year’s historic flood, which devastated Ellicott City’s Main Street and left two dead.

In the weather network’s countdown program “Top Ten: Heroes and Survivors,” Ellicott City resident and All Time Toys owner Jason Barnes recounts the moment where he enlisted friends to save local woman Jamie Knight from her car that was submerged in raging waters on Main Street last July.

After being swept away 30 feet downhill in attempts to save the woman, Barnes made his way to her. The moment was caught on video and was listed as No. 7 in the TV...

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