WATCH: Chaos and stranded vehicles in floods caused by torrential downpour
A torrential downpour of rain at about 4 pm this afternoon flooded a number of localities with drivers becoming stranded in flooded areas and having to call for assistance.
TVM is informed the most affected areas included Pembroke, Msida, the Industrial Zone at Mrieħel, and localities at Bulebel.
Gżira was also heavily flooded and a video posted on social media shows the flooded waterfront and cars stranded in the water.
Due to torrential water several vehicles had to take alternate routes and others became stranded, causing traffic congestion. At about 4.45 pm a bus was stranded on the hilly road known as It-Telgħa tas-Saqqajja, and this also caused congestion.
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