Clean Up Efforts Continue in Italy Following Deadly Floods

The known death toll from the severe floods in Italy’s Emilia-Romagna region climbed to 14 on Friday, May 19, as inclement weather continued in the region, local news reported.

This footage was published by the Italian Red Cross, and shows clean up efforts in the region and evacuated people housed in a basketball court.

Across the Emilia-Romagna region around 15,000 people had been displaced by the flood, according to news reports. Credit: Italian Red Cross via Storyful