Flash flooding in Norwood forced evacuations at the Norwood Hospital Sunday evening. Severe weather brought downpours, hail, and thunderstorms across Massachusetts.
Ambulances were diverted away from the hospital. There were reports of four feet of water in the hospital basement.
According to Norwood General Manager Tony Mazzucco, the hospital lost power as a result of the rain and flooding. If the power outage is not resolved, more people may need to be evacuated.
Heavy rains flooded streets and damaged cars.