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Smoke poured out of a house on Karen Lake in Abington after lightning struck during yesterday afternoon’s severe storms.

Severe storms cause flooding, fires, outages

South Shore sees brunt of damage

By Adam Jadhav
Globe Correspondent / August 15, 2005

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Sheets of rain -- more than 5 inches in about three hours -- fell on much of the area yesterday as streets turned to rivers and parking lots became lakes, floating cars and filling basements. (Full article: 497 words)

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