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Flash floods hit Australian state of Victoria

Torrential rain has led to flash flooding in the southern Australian state of Victoria.

Some people in the east of the state are being urged to evacuate as the water continues to rise.

Emergency services have had 5,000 calls for help and more than 90 people had to be rescued from their cars or homes.

Ben Lowings reports.

  • 05 Feb 2011
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