Flooding takes over the streets of Argentina

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Flooding takes over the streets of Argentina
Flavia Cordoba holds her stuffed animal as she pets her dog inside a shelter for families whose homes flooded in Lujan, Argentina, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. Thousands of people are evacuating parts of Argentina'€™s Buenos Aires province after heavy weekend rains caused rivers to rise precipitously. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Homes are flooded in Lujan, Argentina, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. Overflowing rivers and streets turned into waterways are prompting the evacuation of large numbers of people in the province of Buenos Aires after several days of heavy rain. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
The Basilica is reflected in flood water in Lujan, Argentina, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. Heavy weekend rains caused rivers to rise precipitously in Argentina'€™s Buenos Aires province. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
People whose homes were flooded after heavy rain protest with a burning road block in Lujan, Argentina, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. Thousands of people are evacuating parts of Argentina's Buenos Aires province after heavy weekend rains caused rivers to rise precipitously. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
A man whose home is flooded sleeps as his dog rests nearby inside a school in Lujan, Argentina, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. Thousands of people are evacuating parts of Argentina'€™s Buenos Aires province after heavy weekend rains caused rivers to rise precipitously. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Men and dogs stand on a flooded street in Lujan, Argentina, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. Overflowing rivers and streets being turned into waterways are resulting in the evacuation of large numbers of people in the province of Buenos Aires following several days of heavy rain.(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Cristian Aguilar stands on the roof of his flooded home, in Lujan, Argentina, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. Overflowing rivers and streets being turned into waterways are resulting in the evacuation of large numbers of people in the province of Buenos Aires following several days of heavy rain. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
A man looks out a window of his flooded home in Lujan, Argentina, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. Overflowing rivers and streets being turned into waterways are resulting in the evacuation of large numbers of people in the province of Buenos Aires following several days of heavy rain. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
A woman holds a protest sign with a message in that reads in Spanish: "The water has taken everything!! The politicians didn't take away our dignity!," in Lujan, Argentina, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. Overflowing rivers and streets being turned into waterways are resulting in the evacuation of large numbers of people in the province of Buenos Aires following several days of heavy rain. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Camila Pulero grabs the hand of Ludmila Sayago as they wade through a flooded street in Lujan, Argentina, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. Overflowing rivers and streets being turned into waterways are resulting in the evacuation of large numbers of people in the province of Buenos Aires following several days of heavy rain. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
A man places his dogs in the car before leaving his flooded house in Lujan, Argentina, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. Overflowing rivers and streets being turned into waterways are resulting in the evacuation of large numbers of people in the province of Buenos Aires following several days of heavy rain. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Cristian Aguilar sits on the roof of his flooded home in Lujan, Argentina, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. Thousands of people are evacuating parts of Argentina's Buenos Aires province after heavy weekend rains caused rivers to rise. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
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Heavy rainfall over this past weekend turned the roadways into rivers in Lujan, Argentina a province of Buenos Aires. Many locals were forced to evacuate their homes due to rising water and destruction caused to their property. Photographer Natacha Pisarenko captured the scene.

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