Guangdong flood kills four

China | 30 Apr 2019 1:44 pm

Local authorities said today four people were confirmed dead and two remained missing after a flood hit a village in Guangdong Province last night, Xinhua reported.

A wooden shed was buried by a landslide after a rain-triggered flood hit Niujiao Village in Jitian Township, Lianshan Zhuang and Yao Autonomous County in the city of Qingyuan around 9:00pm yesterday, according to the city's emergency management bureau.

After receiving the report of the accident, the county government dispatched rescuers to the site at 10:20pm. As of 11:00pm, four people were found dead and two injured.

The injured are being treated in hospital. Rescuers are still searching for the missing.

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