captioning sponsored by cbs ca nsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with scott pelley. >> pelley: good evening. the rain keeps coming and the flood keeps rising. colorado is inundated by the worst flooding in generations and we have just learned that at least four people have been killed and several towns are surrounded by water. this is what's left of highway 7 outside lyons, a raging river tore the road apart. colorado's governor john hickenlooper warned people to stay away from the water. he said the dirt and sand have turned it into what he calls liquid cement. in boulder, will pitner was rescued by emergency workers and a neighbor after his home filled with water. barry petersen tells us there are scenes like that all over. >> reporter: it is a race to rescue the stranded before the next storm hits. this man made it to safety via a zip line amid cheers from relieved spectators.
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