He recalled the moment rescue boats came to his Montgomery County, 好。, house at 4 上午.
“The local fire department over there actually came, banged on my window and literally it was three stories up banging on my window with a rescue boat saying you need to get out,” Mitchell said Friday in an interview with FOX29 Philadelphia. “You need to evacuate ASAP. It was the most (原文如此) craziest I ever experience … My house being flooded. 这太疯狂了。”
Mitchell said rescuers dropped him out at the Schuylkill River. He thought that Walmart would be the only place open at that time and he ventured into the store.
“I was literally that character in Walmart,” Mitchell said.
Mitchell played for the Eagles for four seasons from 2001 至 2004 and appeared in one Super Bowl. 他有 90 抓住 1,263 yards and five touchdowns.
Montgomery County was one of the hardest–hit areas as Ida blew through the region.