Storm drain overflows as flood waters pound Phoenix (VIDEO)

PHOENIX - A storm drain overflowed so much during Tuesday's pounding storms that it nearly blew its lid.

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Video from ABC15 viewer Steve Oo near 32nd Street and Greenway showed a manhole cover in the middle of the roadway being lifted off the drain as water pushed its way through.

Watch the video in the player above.

Footage showed the drain erupting like a geyser as drivers made their way through the area.

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