Central region

Heavy rains cause landslides and flooding in central region | Video

In Thua Thien – Hue on the morning of October 17, river tides rose rapidly and flooded parts of Phong Hoa commune, Phong Dien district, disrupting traffic. The currents of two local rivers approached the Level 2 flood warnings.

In Quang Tri on October 17, local border guards search for a missing 21-year-old man swept away by flooding around Ly Ton village, Ta Long commune, Dakrong district, Quang province. Sorting.

In the communes of the highlands of Quang Nam, the showers coming from the upstream constantly obstruct the internal civil roads.

Meanwhile, heavy rains caused landslides in a village in Nam Tra My district, and luckily there were no casualties. Local authorities managed to evacuate 147 households with 605 people.

In addition, several areas were flooded, as reported by local authorities in Hoa Vang District, Da Nang City, around 10 a.m.

Tides are expected to continue to flood low elevation roads in Hoa Vang District as hydropower plants release the floodwaters.

That same morning, the chairman of the Binh Son District People’s Committee, Quang Ngai Province, reported that tornadoes had wreaked havoc in 4 local townships, damaging 45 houses. Fortunately, there were no human casualties.

By staff editors – Translated by Tan Nghia