Tumbleweeds are swallowing this Australian town whole

Thanks to extremely dry weather, tumbleweeds are overwhelming the Australian town of Wangaratta. Residents are forced to spend hours each day clearing them from driveways, porches, and yards.

Story and editing by Stephen Parkhurst

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