television images from the concerned Department of the Aude, showed roads that had turned into raging rivers. Cars were swept away. Streams and rivers to burst their banks. The competent prefect told the TV station LCI that in the night to Monday within a few hours tons of rain had fallen. Quantities, how they come into being often in half a year.
In the commune of Trebes, to the East of Carcassonne, the high water reached to a level of approximately seven meters. The schools in the Department remained closed, many roads were closed, the Prefecture announced on Twitter. Also, the train line was in some places interrupted.
last week, heavy rain called for deaths
The people were not called to leave their homes. Three of the dead were found according to Reports in Villardonnel and Villegailhenc, two municipalities in the North of the city of Carcassonne. From several places people were brought before the masses of water in safety.
just last week, on Thursday, heavy rains called for in the South of France, two Dead. On the Cote d’azur several cars were washed into the Mediterranean sea, where two people were killed.
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