Friday, February 27, 2015   

2 dead, 3 missing after Qinghai flood
(06-19 13:14)

Two people have been killed and three others remain missing after a flood on Wednesday evening in northwest China's Qinghai Province.
At about 6 p.m. on Wednesday, downpours began to batter Hualong Hui Autonomous County of Haidong City. Rain-triggered floods washed away six workers at a construction site, according to the city's meteorological station.
One of the workers has been rescued.
Rescue work and investigation into the accident are under way. --Xinhua   
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