Vehicles Float in Flooded Roadway as Torrential Rain Hits Catalonia

Vehicles floated in a flooded roadway in Mataró, Spain, as the Meteorological Service of Catalonia reported over 100 mm (3.9 inches) of rainfall in the area on Friday, September 16.

Firefighters reported rescuing people from vehicles inundated by floodwater.

Video posted by @pinxoipanxo on Friday shows cars submerged in water on flooded roadways in Mataró, Spain.

Officials deactivated the flood alert, saying that the incidents in Mataró had been “practically resolved” by Saturday. Credit: @pinxoipanxo via Storyful

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