Eight individuals are dead, including one two-year-old, as the metropolitan area of New York City was ravaged by record rainfall, tornadoes, and flash flooding that flooded roads and subways that paralyzed the densely populated urban area.
(Update: the death toll has now reached 25.)
Social media is also flooded with stunning videos of subways, apartments, and roads flooded with water that are jaw-dropping to watch. A dozen or so are collected here for your viewing:
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