Multiple Fatalities Reported as Flash Flooding Swamps Jordan

Multiple fatalities were reported as flash floods swept parts of Jordan, according to the Minister of State for Media Affairs. Jordan’s state news agency Petra said at least three people were killed by floods in Dab’a.

Search and rescue efforts by the Jordanian Civil Defense were underway in Madaba, following reports of five missing people, according to officials.

Last month, flash flooding swept away a school bus near the Dead Sea, leading to 18 deaths, local news reported. Credit: Mena Weather Experts via Storyful