At approximately 2:00 AM, Wednesday, Hollister FD, along with Cal Fire and Gilroy FD responded to reports of major flooding in the 7700 block of Lovers Lane, in Hollister. Initial responding units arrived to find severe flood waters from Highway 152, all the way to Shore Road. Upon initial inspection, at least 30 homes were in critical danger of rising flood waters. Waters have been estimated to be as deep as 7 feet in some areas. Additional resources were requested from outside agencies, including San Jose FD’s USAR teams and their boats. Total number of evacuees has not been finalized, as the operation is ongoing. It presently stands at over 50 residents.