Flooded bus drives through submerged street in New York's Staten Island

(Courtesy Lacy Shelby via Storyful)

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (STORYFUL)- Passengers were forced to stand on seats as a bus flooded during thunderstorms in New York on July 31.

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This footage was shared by Lacy Shelby, who said she filmed it on the S40 bus in Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, at around 4:20 p.m. on Wednesday.

The National Weather Service issued multiple warnings for thunderstorms, heavy rain, and flash flooding on Wednesday.

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