Residents swept away by flash foods as heaviest rainstorm on record hits central China

Residents were washed away by flash floods as the heaviest rainstorm on record hit central China. The video, filmed in the city of Zhengzhou in Henan Province on July 20, shows a group of residents holding their hands together and struggling to move in the rapid floodwater. However, two people were separated from the group and fell into the floodwater. Vehicles were trapped in the deep floodwater and motorists struggled to save themselves. According to reports, 100,000 people have been evacuated and 12 people were killed. The video was provided by local media with permission.

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