Catastrophic flooding hits Northeast as Sandy plows ashore

Posted In Features, News, Sandy Storm
Oct
30

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Waves crashing on Nantasket Beach in Hull, MA, Hurricane Sandy. Photo source: ©© Jeff Cutler

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Superstorm Sandy surged inland late Monday, hitting the New Jersey shore and New York Harbor with incredible force.

A levee in northern New Jersey failed to hold back Sandy’s storm surge on Tuesday, flooding at least four towns with up to 6 feet of water and forcing residents of one trailer park to climb onto their roofs to escape the rushing water…

Read Full Article, MSNBC News

Northern New Jersey towns submerged after Sandy’s surge penetrates defenses, USA News
A levee in northern New Jersey failed to hold back Sandy’s storm surge on Tuesday, flooding at least four towns with up to 6 feet of water and forcing residents of one trailer park to climb onto their roofs to escape the rushing water…

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