Firefighters Called to 70 Jobs in 12 Hours Amid Wild Weather in Northwest Italy

Firefighters in the coastal Italian province of Imperia said they responded to 70 call outs overnight, as the region was hammered by wild weather.

The Liguria region, which includes Imperia, was put on red alert on Friday, as bad weather swept across northwestern Italy. This footage, posted on December 21, shows images from the province, including footage of surging river water in the the town of Taggia, west of the city of Imperia. Credit: Vigili del Fuoco via Storyful