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Joey Franchize

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Not the way you want to wake up Friday morning.

Downtown Tampa high rise, The Element, was evacuated today due to flooding on the 27th & 12th floor. The alarm went off at 4am, where residents just went back to bed, not thinking it was something serious.

It was when residents where having water drip from their ceiling, come out of there power sockets & AC vents, when it was realized this was no false alarm.

Check out the videos from the incident & get more info below.

Element apartments evacuated due to flooding from water main break

An apartment complex in Tampa was evacuated early Friday morning due to flooding from a water main break, according to fire rescue officials.