Floods hit Murrayville in Mallee deluge

Flash flooding in Murrayville on Wednesday.
Flash flooding in Murrayville on Wednesday.

A FLASH flood incident in Murrayville has renewed fears about the town’s drainage, as Mildura Council looks to implement a solution later this year.

Heavy rain and lightning hit parts of the Mallee about noon on Wednesday, with Murrayville on the receiving end of a harsh downpour just after 11.40am.

Murrayville Hotel publican Darryl Lewis said there were reports of rain gauges around town receiving between 25mm and 30mm.

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