Man Smashes Wall to Save Elderly Woman Trapped in Flooded Building in Eastern Belgium

A man broke down a wall to rescue an elderly woman who was stuck on the ground floor of a heavily flooded building in Verviers, Belgium, on July 15, amid days of heavy rain in the province of Liege.

This footage shows street flooding, followed by video of a man tearing through a wall of the flooded building while a second man assists the elderly woman stuck inside. Once the wall is breached, the men help the woman get to higher ground and put her to bed.

At least nine people have died in the flooding in Belgium, according to reports. Credit: Omar Echakiri via Storyful

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