Heavy Rain Floods Roadways in Antigonish County, Nova Scotia

More rain was forecast for eastern regions and Cape Breton in Nova Scotia, Canada, on Wednesday, November 24, after severe flooding hit Antigonish County the day prior, local officials said.

This footage shared by Amanda Lawrence, who said it was filmed on Lower North Grant Road in Antigonish County on Tuesday afternoon, shows floodwaters over a bridge.

As of Wednesday morning, up to 278.4 millimeters (about 11 inches) of rainfall had accumulated in the county’s Ingonish River, according to Environment and Climate Change Canada. Credit: Amanda Lawrence via Storyful

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