Heavy rains cause problems across Allentown, Whitehall

Author: , WFMZ.com Reporter, JPeter@wfmz.com
Published: Aug 29 2013 10:57:02 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 30 2013 04:46:10 PM EDT
Flooding at 6th and Gordon

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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