|Country or District||Indonesia|
|Event Type||Flash Flood|
|Outline||A dam on the outskirts of the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, burst on 27 March 2009, killing 28 people and flooding hundreds of houses nearby, officials said.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
WHO emergency situation report no. 2
The death toll from a flash flood in Indonesia\\\'s capital grew to 92 people on Sunday as rescuers widened their search for some 90 others missing in the aftermath.
A dam burst in the outskirts of Jakarta, before dawn Friday, sending a flash flood into a crowded residential neighborhood, submerging hundreds of houses and killing at least 20 people, officials said.
Reuters AlertNet 2009/03/27
A dam on the outskirts of the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, burst on 27 March 2009, killing 28 people and flooding hundreds of houses nearby, officials said.
Indonesia:Flash Floods (as of 27 March 2009)