WTOP reporter Neal Augenstein is a model citizen.

This week while driving to work on Evergreen Mill Rd. at 3:30 a.m., the night of the flooding rains, he noticed a van in a ravine and called 911.

The driver, Bobby, admitted he’d been scared. His wife later phoned the newsroom to thank Augenstein. The van? Well, according to the story, that’s still in the mud.

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