The heavy storms in Italy have claimed more lives. Divers gathered nine bodies from a flooded country house at night on Sunday
Sicily, as the local fire department on Twitter announced.
therefore happened not far from Palermo in Casteldaccia. There it was
Water levels of a river have risen sharply due to the heavy rains in the region, such as Italian media
reported. The dead are members of two
Families, among the victims are also small children.
dire tragedy hit us, "said the mayor of
Casteldaccia, Giovanni Di Giacinto, according to the News Agency Ansa.
The river has never presented a danger. ansa also reported
Another dead man who was found in the Sicilian Vicari.
For a week now, there are large parts of Italy
affected by heavy rain, storm and thunderstorms. With the dead of
On Sunday night, significantly more than 20 people lost their lives.
The situation in the north of the country had the boss of the
Civil defense previously referred to as "apocalyptic". Winds with
Speeds of up to 180 km / h had aisles of the
Devastation tore into forests, roads were broken by landslides
spilled. In many places there was a lack of electricity and drinking water.
On Sunday wanted
Minister of the Interior Matteo Salvini visit the affected region of Veneto.