• 9 confirmed dead, 2 rescued in power station flooding

    4 days ago - By China Travel & Tourism News

    Nine people have been confirmed dead after a building flooded at a power station in Ganzi Tibetan autonomous prefecture, Southwest China's Sichuan province, local authorities said Friday. The flooding, which took place at around 1:40 pm Wednesday, trapped 11 maintenance personnel in the power station in Danba county. Two people were rescued without life-threatening injuries. All the flood water had been pumped out by 2:45 pm Friday, ending a rescue operation joined by over 500 rescue workers from related provincial, prefectural and county departments. An investigation has been launched...
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