It looks like 1998 when we had 5.7 " of rain, according to Jan Geluk from the water board Hollandse Delta. The board has been busy since early this morning utilizing all emergency water pumps. All employees were called in.
A single car accident claimed the life of a man in Oude-Tonge, Zuid-Holland, when his car drove directly into a lamppost on Wednesday evening.
The police reported that the accident happened around 19:00 on the N215.
The cause of the accident is still unknown. There were no other vehicles involved in the accident. Police have not yet revealed the victim's identity.