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Wind causes injuries at an Illawarra club

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A number of people have been injured after a huge just of wind smashed glass panels at an Illawarra club over night.

SES crews were called to the Illawarra Leagues Club on Church Street in Wollongong to make emergency temporary repairs after strong wind gusts brought down glass doors on the level 2 Bingo Room.  Three people were treated by NSW Ambulance crews.

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It's been a busy 24 hours for Illawarra Emergency Services with scores of call outs due to the ferocious conditions. The strong winds are expected to continue across the weekend with Gale Warnings in place for the Illawarra and possible snow falls down to 600 metres.

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Should you require assistance please call your local SES team on 132 500

Image Credit: NSW SES Wollongong Facebook  

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