This image gives some sense of the scale of the damage in Kaiapoi following the earthquake on 4 September 2010. There was much damage to buildings and infrastructure, with over half the sewers unable to be used and 22 buildings considered too dangerous to enter.
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Photograph by Melissa Jemmett
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