Car Gets Into Trouble on Flooded New Zealand Street

The heaviest rain in almost 60 years inundated the New Zealand city of Napier on Monday, November 9, leading to a state of emergency being declared.

Footage recorded by Sam Kluts shows a car attempting to drive through deep floodwater.

Napier Airport recorded 4.7 inches (119 mm) of rain on November 9, which is twice the monthly average for November, according to the Met Service. Credit: Sam Kluts via Storyful