One dead, hundreds evacuated in flood-hit France (12)

ZeeNews 2014.01.19 23:06
Hyeres(France): One man died today and more than 150 people had to be airlifted to safety after floods struck southeastern France, local authorities said. A second man disappeared while out on his boat and 4,000 homes have been left without power after the inundations in the department of Var, they said. The victim, a 73-year-old man, died in his basement, local official Laurent Cayrel told a press conference.
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