Webster City Couple Rescued from Blizzard

An elderly couple from Webster City were rescued from a blizzard on Friday. They were roadside, stuck in a vehicle, along Highway 69 when spotted by Storm Chaser Clarence Smith.

The couple, in there 70s, were on their way to an appointment in Ames but were overcome by the powerful wind and snow. The rescuers drove to a nearby Casey’s before a sheriff deputy took over to accompany them the rest of the way.

Thanks to the heroic help of Smith and an energy company worker, the couple were able to escape unscathed.