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Woman Hangs on For Dear Life as Floods Sweep Through Crete

A woman survived by hanging on an electric power pole in Crete on Wednesday as rushing water swept away her car following torrential rain.

The dramatic video was captured near the town of Kartero, in the region of Heraklion, as severe storms hit the northern part of the island.

Καρτερός σημερα το πρωι….

Posted by Ιπποκρατης Ταμπακακης on Wednesday, October 21, 2020

The woman was eventually rescued by the fire service without sustaining any injuries.

Ο δρόμος του Καρτερου

Posted by Ιπποκρατης Ταμπακακης on Wednesday, October 21, 2020

The storms on Wednesday caused widespread flooding also around the city of Heraklion. This comes after a bout of destructive hailstorms in the area was experienced on Tuesday.

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