Bulgaria : Flood : 2005/08/06
|Country or District||Bulgaria|
|Outline||Three Bulgarians died on Saturday and over 5,000 people fled their homes as severe floods devastated the Balkan country, destroying roads and cutting off remote villages, officials said.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
Reuters AlertNet 2005/08/06
Police declared a state of disaster and evacuated over 5,000 people since Friday in south and west Bulgaria, where water levels have reached more than 1.5 metres above normal, officials said.