Since Monday, China’s southwestern Sichuan province has been hit by torrential rains, causing several rivers to flood. These floods have swept away three bridges, and forced 36,800 people to evacuate, according to the Chinese authorities. More than 300 homes have also been destroyed.
In this video, you can see flood waters sweep away a building in which a man is trapped.
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The rains also caused a landslide Wednesday in the city of Zhongxing, in which at least 40 people were killed.