Six people inside Jeep as it was swept over 400 yards down a wash

Photo:Big Bend National Park (Facebook Page)
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BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK -- The Big Bend National Park Service urges drivers to not attempt crossing over running water after jeep with six people inside it was swept over 400 yards down a wash.

According to Big Bend National Park's Facebook page the vehicle was attempting to cross a stream less than 8 inches deep.

In an image shared by their Facebook page debris is visible in the windshield of the vehicle.

According to their post the water began stacking up once the vehicle stopped, pinned two doors shut and, filled the cab with water.

Six people were inside the vehicle but were able to get out safely and contact rangers for help.