zonkeu.com – Video of a car being swept out to sea by raging floods in Australia has gone viral on Twitter and Reddit – Flash floods swept an unattended car out to sea on Thursday after a storm swept across Australia’s New South Wales coast.
“This train is going to sea!” Sara Vale screamed in a video she recorded at her home. According to Vale, there was no one inside the car, which later crashed into a rock near the sea. The family said it was their second car in a year that was damaged by the flood.
The Australian Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for the region due to heavy rain, heavy hail and damaging winds. Dubbo, a town in the Orana region of New South Wales, recorded winds of 62 mph.
The New South Wales State Emergency Service said it had responded to more than 500 calls for help as the storm hit parts of the South Coast, Illawarra and metropolitan areas from Sydney. The Illawarra region was one of the hardest hit, recording more than 350 incidents and 21 flood rescues.
“The current situation is very serious – many schools have closed and school buses have been canceled due to the weather,” said Sharon Fox, NSW SES Southern Area Deputy Commander, as the situation continues to worsen. across the Illawarra and the country. south coast. Area. The rain is expected to continue till Thursday evening