Turkey : Flash Flood : 2006/11/01
|Country or District||Turkey|
|Outline||Flash floods caused by torrential rain have killed 21 people across southeast Turkey, most swept away in their vehicles, officials said on Wednesday.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
Fourteen people died when floods overwhelmed a minibus in Cinar on the road from the region's largest city Diyarbakir as it travelled to a wedding in the neighboring province of Mardin.
Geographycal Data Information
Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System 2006/10/27
Floods near the Syrian border. 5 dead. 200 houses inundated. Damage to roads and buildings.