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UCLA staffer after retrieving car from flood: 'Yes! My car! Yes!'
UCLA staffer after retrieving car from flood: 'Yes! My car! Yes!'

Anh Nguyen was in the middle of a student counseling session when her co-workers came running into the room with a message: “Move your car! It’s going to be flooded!” The 22-year-old recent graduate had just purchased a 2014 Toyota Prius. She ran outside to see water rushing down the ramp to her parking lot. As students and staff sprinted across soaked fields to get a glimpse of the disaster, she made a beeline for her car. And once she got to it, she fired up the engine and drove it to the upper level. “That saved it,” Nguyen said Friday as she climbed back into her driver’s seat for the first time since the flood. Her car still shined after the...

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