Town Submerged After Heavy Rain Triggers Severe Flooding in Central France

Floodwaters partially submerged a town in the Vienne department of west-central France on Saturday, March 30, after heavy rain caused the river to overflow and trigger severe flooding.

Footage filmed by Remi Ouvrard shows conditions in the town of Montmorillon on Saturday afternoon.

Orange and red flood alerts were in place for parts of the region until late Saturday afternoon, local officials said. Credit: Remi Ouvrard via Storyful

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