In Japan rains have killed six people

In Japan rains have killed six people

TOKYO, 7 Feb — RIA Novosti, Xenia Naka. Six people died, 19 could be contacted in the prefectures of Fukuoka and Oita Prefecture in southwest Japan after you hit this district heavy rains, said the Agency Kyodo.

In the prefectures of Oita, Fukuoka, Kumamoto remains the mode of evacuation to 96 thousand people. The promotion of an atmospheric front has forced the authorities to declare an evacuation for 23 thousand people in Kitakyushu.

Three of the six victims were found in the city of Asakura, which was almost entirely flooded on Wednesday, a flooded river mudslide. The water reached above the first floors of buildings. In the silt and mud bogged down the machine, the water rises above the level of the wheels. The city in the thread brought up the broken trees, branches, garbage. Roads are seen: among the surviving houses standing water and mud.

Aerial footage of #flooding in southwestern #Japan after torrential rain battered the region

— Kyodo News – English (@kyodo_english) July 6, 2017
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In three districts of Toho village in the Prefecture of Fukuoka from the message was cut off more than 700 people. In the village flooded roads, the delivery of humanitarian aid impossible. Before hours delivery assistance by helicopters was also impossible because of bad weather. At the scene of the disaster abandoned 7,5 thousand employees of the defense forces, police and fire protection.