Storm caused chaos

Images by Kim Kohen

Story appeared in: Torch | September 12th, 2018

CANTERBURY Bankstown copped the full brunt of a severe storm that hit Sydney on Friday evening, causing flash flooding, transport delays and damage to housing.
In the hour from 5.20pm, 58mm of rain fell in Bankstown, with hail blanketing lawns and roads in some suburbs.
A Canterbury SES spokesperson said 30 volunteers were kept busy attending to ceiling collapses and flood rescues from about 5.30pm on Friday through to Saturday afternoon.

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Publication: Torch | Section: news | Author: Mark Kirkland | Story ID: 140138 | Viewcount: 258