Home > News > Nation
Thursday March 8, 2012 MYT 12:00:00 AM
Saturday May 25, 2013 MYT 11:30:41 PM
KUALA LUMPUR: Flash floods hit various areas in the city after a heavy thunderstorm Thursday evening.
The affected areas included Ampang Jaya, Lebuh Ampang, Jalan Pinang, Kampung Baru, Ampang, Taman Kosas, Jalan Bangsar and Jalan Sultan Ismail.
Netizens who were caught in traffic tweeted continuously about the floods, thunderstorm and bumper-to-bumper crawl. Some even posted pictures of the flooded roads as they waded through them.
Many shared their updates and frustrations at the KL Traffic Update twitter page, including those about fallen trees and stalled cars.
@StroberiMasam warned people not to enter Kampung Baru and shared a picture of rising waters in the area.
Netizen @neeti371 tweeted about the flash floods on Jalan Sultan Ismail, and said: "Many cars have 'died'.. Be careful guys."
More information on the floods here.
Tags / Keywords:
Flash floods in KL after thunderstorm
MRT: Temporary night lane closures at Jalan Sultan Ismail
PM: Govt can declare Jalan Sultan shops as heritage
Sultan Ibrahim Ismail declares Bandar Maharani as Johor's royal town
16 out of 24 property owners in Jalan Sultan have signed POA
Jokowi will strengthen Malaysia-Indonesia ties, says Najib
Najib to meet Jokowi in brief courtesy call
Najib, Jokowi agree to resolve maritime boundary issue
Cops foil attempt to smuggle in RM4mil worth of drugs
JIPS out to get crooked cops
US hails Malaysia’s stand against IS, militancy
Parnell out for Proteas but De Villiers backs depth
Checked baggage not free on Air Canada
Using military and new protocols, U.S. ramps up Ebola response
Copyright © 1995-2014 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D)