CCTV photo released by The Port Authority of New York shows flood waters from Hurricane Sandy rushing in to the Hoboken PATH station through an elevator shaft
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Sandy: Scenes of devastation as New York hit by flooding

"Super-storm" Sandy has swept into the eastern US coast, bringing severe flooding and claiming at least 13 lives.

Sandy caused a record surge of seawater in New York City, flooding subway and road tunnels and leaving much of Lower Manhattan without power.

The BBC's Ben Thompson reports from New York.

  • 30 Oct 2012