Trapped by flood­ing

Sunday Star-Times - - NEWS -

A road was closed af­ter three peo­ple were caught in flood­ing in the Far North last night. Emer­gency ser­vices were called to the in­ci­dent on Lake Ohia Rd on the Karikari Penin­sula about 6.45pm. Three peo­ple had be­come stuck in their car in flood wa­ters. They were out safely at 7.30pm, a Fire and Emer­gency spokesman said. A heavy rain warn­ing was in place across North­land, with thun­der­storms and lo­calised down­pours fore­cast.

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