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Australians warned over 'deadly snakes' in floodwaters

Residents of an Australian city, cut off by the country's worst flooding in decades, are being warned of the dangers of snakes in the water.

The Fitzroy River at Rockhampton is due to peak early on Wednesday, leading to the evacuation of hundreds of homes.

Nick Bryant reports from Rockhampton.

  • 04 Jan 2011
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