Emergency services issue evacuation order for parts of Traralgon as low-lying areas flood
Thursday June 10, 2021 – 01:44 EST
Residents on Shakespeare Street say floodwater has inundated some homes and units.
The State Emergency Service has issued an evacuation order for low-lying areas of Traralgon in Victoria’s east as floodwaters rapidly rise.
The Traralgon Creek, which flows through the town, has caused major flooding and emergency authorities have ordered nearby residents to leave.
Anthony McLean from the SES said 12 rescues had already been carried out in the region and crews were still responding to…