Picking up the pieces

Damage still in being identified around region
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OUT OF ACTION: The damaged Golden Ball Bridge on Beechworth-Wangaratta Road will take months to repair.PHOTO: Beth Hulley

A FIERCE two-day period of rain last Thursday and Friday flooded streets, waterways and houses.

Eldorado, just 25km away from Beechworth, received over 200ml of rain in a 36-hour span.

Driving rain resulted in flash flooding and erosion of roads and bridges making such structures unusable.

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