At least 16 dead after heavy rains flood #FrenchRiviera

 

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(CNN) Horrific accounts of people drowning in a retirement home and being trapped in a road tunnel by floodwater have emerged after the French Riviera was hit by extreme downpours.

Rainfall on an “exceptional scale” set off flash floods that wreaked havoc along France’s southeastern Mediterranean coast late Saturday, killing at least 16 people and leaving three more missing, authorities said.

 

Source: At least 16 dead after heavy rains flood French Riviera – CNN.com

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