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2 killed after being sucked into a storm drain in Texas

The bodies of two teenage boys were found Sunday in a ditch after they were sucked into a storm drain by swirling floodwaters Saturday, a police spokesman said.

Corpus Christi Police Capt. J.D. Brewer said the boys were playing in the water when they apparently got pulled into the culvert that stretched along three city blocks."They were reported missing on Saturday night and were found on Sunday afternoon a short distance away (from where they disappeared)," he said.

Brewer said Saturday's floods, brought on by weeklong rains in south Texas, receded Sunday. Corpus Christi was drenched with 13 inches of rain between Thursday and Saturday, according to the National Weather Service.