Blind man suffering epileptic seizures and diabetes is rescued from Houston home by British journalist days after he and his family became trapped – Daily Mail

A man with deteriorating health was rescued from his Houston home after he went unnoticed for several days amid the chaos of Hurricane Harvey.

Earl Rolls, a blind man with diabetes and epilepsy, reportedly suffered ‘many seizures’ inside the house and was not able to reach paramedics or other health care aides, said Robert Moore, Washington Correspondent for British outlet ITV News.

Rolls was in the presence of family members at the time who attempted to seek help from outside the home, but their efforts went unnoticed.

Moore, who was reporting at the scene near the home at the time, heard the family’s plea for help from across the street.

Read more at: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4852120/Blind-man-rescued-Houston-home-hurricane.html

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