Deadly Rains Lash Brazilian Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro, At least 10 people were killed by heavy rains in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro. Victims either drowned in their cars after being flooded or because of the fall of trees or mudslides, according to the “G1” news portal.

Heavy rains, which began on Monday, have been the worst in the city in the past 20 years. Entire streets have been flooded, the hills have collapsed and many trees have fallen while city officials called on people in vulnerable areas to move to other safe areas.

Source: Oman News Agency