Heavy Rainfall Causes Flash Flooding in Western Australia

Heavy rainfall swept across Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, causing flash flooding in the region on Wednesday, February 3.

This video uploaded by TJ Purdy, shows a highway inundated with flood water as travellers brave the treacherous conditions.

The Bureau of Meteorology issued a Severe Weather Warning for parts of the Goldfields, including Kalgoorlie. The Department of Fire and Emergency Services advised locals to seek shelter and avoid travel. Credit: TJ Purdy via Storyful