Fiji : Flash Flood : 2007/03/12
|Country or District||Fiji|
|Outline||Five Fijians have drowned in flash flooding caused by torrential rain in the northern and western part of the South Pacific island chain, local media said on March 12th, 2007.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
BBC news 2007/03/12
Five die in Fiji flash flooding
A further 13 people escaped being swept away by floodwaters by clinging to a tree top, Fiji media reported.