Amazing Video Taken in Lower Manhattan During Sandy

Flooding in New York During Hurricane Sandy

Below is an astounding video (which has gone viral) of a bike ride through downtown Manhattan during the peak of Sandy’s storm surge that completely inundated lower Manhattan with floodwater.  The scenes of the water overtaking the financial district are nearly unbelievable.  I do not suggest anyone do what these guys did – they obviously had no idea of the level of danger in which they put themselves from both wind and water, but they were lucky and came out unhurt.

The bike ride segment starts at around 1:15 in the video…

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