China : Flash Flood : 2017/8/8-10
|Country or District||China|
|Outline||The flash flood hit Gengdi Village in Qiaowo Township of Puge County on early morning 8 Aug. Twenty-five people have been confirmed dead following a flash flood in southwest China's Sichuan Province, after the body of the last missing person was recovered 9 Aug.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
The death toll has risen to 24 from a flash flood in Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture in southwest China\\\'s Sichuan Province, local authorities said 8 Aug. The flood had affected 577 people of 157 households and destroyed 71 houses. Several roads and bridges were also damaged. Rescue work is under way.