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At least 8 killed by flooding in Gansu

By Ma Jingna in Lanzhou and Xin Wen in Beijing | China Daily | Updated: 2018-08-11 07:39

Torrential rain hit the eastern part of Gansu province between Thursday night and the wee hours of Friday, killing eight people and leaving two missing, the provincial government said on Friday.

A search for the missing was underway.

In Jingyuan county, two people were killed and one was missing when floodwaters pushed three cars off a road and into a riverbed that usually is dry at about 10 pm on Thursday.

At least 8 killed by flooding in Gansu

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