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STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — A woman who city officials said died in massive flooding this week in the Detroit area has a message to share.

“I’m alive,” Jena David says.

Warren Fire Chief David Frederick had said bystanders pulled a Sterling Heights woman from her car Monday and carried her into a nearby business. She was unconscious when firefighters arrived and placed her in an emergency vehicle. City officials said the 30-year-old woman died.

But, as it turns out, David came to in her hospital bed. Doctors discharged the Wayne State University psychology student, and her father drove her home.

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