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VIDEOS & PHOTOS: [UPDATED] Sudden Downpour Causes Severe Flooding in Lakewood; Flash Flood Warning in Effect

VIDEOS & PHOTOS [Send photos and video clips to newstips@thelakewoodscoop.com] The sudden downpour has caused severe flooding around town.flooding lawrence1

The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 5:15 PM.

A Flash Flood Warning is in effect until 8:30 PM.

Chaveirim is reporting multiple streets around town heavily flooded.

10527557_486216074846237_5301134802539102702_nAt least one driver got stuck in the deep waters, and emergency personnel were called to get her out.

Drivers are urged to use caution when driving on water-covered roads. Driving through deep waters can severely damage your vehicle.

UPDATE: There are multiple reports of vehicles stuck in deep waters.

UPDATE: A shed became fully engulfed in flames after it was struck by lightning.

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There are 5 Comments to "VIDEOS & PHOTOS: [UPDATED] Sudden Downpour Causes Severe Flooding in Lakewood; Flash Flood Warning in Effect"

  • gabi says:

    how many times does someone have to be told, if the road is covered with water, dont drive in it?

  • deegee says:

    Really bad around west Kennedy and Clifton

  • gabi says:

    why are kids in the water? C”v there can be a wire or s/t electric there. Does anyone remember what happened in Monsey to the kid who went out after a storm? Be careful.

  • OLDTIMELAKEWOOD says:

    children should not be playing in this water–it is backing up from the storm drains–who knows what else is in this water

  • Goldy says:

    Why were there children in the middle of the streets while cars were driving through the flooded streets??

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