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China: Flood: 2022/07/12
|Country or District||China|
|Outline||Heavy rainfall and thunderstorms have been affecting north-eastern China (particularly the Heilongjiang Province) since late 12 July 2022, causing floods that have resulted in casualties and damage.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
According to media reports, in Sichuan (south-western China), six people have died, 12 are still missing, and 1,300 people have been evacuated. In Gansu province (north-western China), six fatalities and 3,000 evacuated people have been reported.
Local emergency services in Heilongjiang Province in northeast China report at least 1 person has died and 8 are missing after torrential rain caused severe flash flooding.