Authorities pull 7th victim from flood waters

Authorities are continuing to monitor the number of deaths as a result of Monday's severe weather and flooding.

As of Tuesday afternoon, the death toll has reached 7.

The seventh victim was pulled from a vehicle at Westpark and Post Oak in the Galleria area.

The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences has identified 5 of the 7 victims as German Antonio Franco, 66, Pedro Rascon Morales, 61, Sunita Vikas Malhara, 49, and Teri White Rodriguez, 41.

The other two victims are pending identification.

All individuals have been found in vehicles submerged in flood waters.