2 Dead Following Heavy Rain in Central Region

Write : 2017-07-17 08:45:17 Update : 2017-07-17 11:10:14

2 Dead Following Heavy Rain in Central Region

Heavy rain pounded the central region on Sunday, leaving two people dead and four missing.
The Ministry of Public Safety and Security said that as of 6 a.m. Monday, two died in a landslide in Cheongju, North Chungcheong Province, which received 290 millimeters of torrential rain.
More than 680 homes were flooded and 517 people were displaced across the nation.
About five thousand hectares of farmland was flooded and 52 vehicles were submerged.
The ministry’s disaster and safety headquarters is coming up with emergency plans to recover the facilities hit by the downpour.

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