Brazil mudslides kill at least 104 as worst rains in 90 years hit Petropolis

Euronews says At least 104 people have died from floods and mudslides that swept away homes and cars in the city of Petropolis.
Brazil mudslides kill at least 104 as worst rains in 90 years hit Petropolis

Brazil mudslides kill at least 104 as worst rains in 90 years hit Petropolis

Euronews says At least 104 people have died from floods and mudslides that swept away homes and cars in the city of Petropolis, the locality’s Civil Defence said on Thursday, two days after the worst rains in 90 years hit the tourist city north of Rio de Janeiro.

“At this stage, we have recorded 104 deaths and the firefighters have found 24 survivors,” the locality’s Civil Defence said amid a particularly deadly rainy season in Brazil.

More than 24 hours after the deadly deluge early Tuesday, survivors were digging to find lost loved ones. Rio de Janeiro’s public prosecutors’ office said in a statement Wednesday night that it had compiled a list of 35 people yet to be located.

https://www.euronews.com/2022/02/17/brazil-mudslides-kill-at-least-94-with-dozens-still-missing


…………………

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND SHARE WTX NEWS WITH YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY:

FacebookPlease like our page

Twitter Twitter updates available in English and Arabic. Please follow us and we would love to hear from you

Instagram – Follow our pages in English and Arabic

  1. The world’s first public, News Briefing Service
  2. All the news, from everywhere, in one place!
  3. Summarised in your News Briefing

Leave a Reply

The world’s first public, News Briefing Service.

All the news, from everywhere, in one place!

Summarised in your News Briefing.

Exposing the bias in mainstream bias. 

Evaluate every summary and decide the truth for yourself.

Empowering!

A new type of news story.

In a special news format, that we developed.

Starting with a summary, then a breakdown of the facts &  analysis by journalists. 

Get access to our free Fitness classes with your membership and a perfectly crafted email with your news summary