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Heavy rains cause problems across Allentown, Whitehall

By Jamie Peter, WFMZ.com Reporter, JPeter@wfmz.com
Published On: Dec 24 2013 03:47:14 AM CST
Updated On: Aug 30 2013 03:46:10 PM CDT
Flooding at 6th and Gordon

Gordon Street was underwater following heavy rains Thursday night.

Heavy rains caused numerous problems across the Lehigh Valley Thursday night.

Many streets along the Jordan Creek in Allentown and Whitehall flooded, Lehigh County Communications officials said.

The photo attached to this story was shot by a 69 News viewer.  It was taken at Fifth and Gordon streets in Allentown.

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Fire departments and police are responding to numerous water rescues as people become stuck in rapidly rising waters.

The Zac Brown Band concert at the Great Allentown Fair was cut short by the weather, concert goers tell 69 News.

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