4 males are caught in a stream in Bao Lam District of northern Cao Bang Province earlier than flash floods swept them away on July 5, 2022. Photograph by Phung Anh Quang
4 males have been swept away by a flash flood triggered by heavy rains in Cao Bang Province that borders China on Tuesday.
A gaggle of 5 males in Mong An Commune, Bao Lam District, have been getting sand for a building mission that afternoon when the flash flood arrived and caught them off guard.
4 of them have been caught within the stream whereas the opposite managed to flee.
A couple of minutes later a wall of water swept away the 4.
Authorities in Bao Lam stated one physique was discovered late Tuesday night time and rescue employees are nonetheless trying to find the remaining three.
As many as 100 folks, together with civilians, have been mobilized for the search.
The Nationwide Middle for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting stated between 7:00 p.m. Monday and Tuesday night Cao Bang recorded rainfall of 80mm.
The middle stated the northern area, together with Hanoi, would proceed to obtain heavy rains till Wednesday beneath the mixed impression of low strain and wind convergence areas.