Viet Nam : Flash Flood : 2008/10/18
|Country or District||Viet Nam|
|Outline||Flash floods from heavy rains in central Vietnam in October have killed at least seven people, the government said.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
Government of Vietnam 2008/10/23
Floods claimed 13 lives in central region. The floods have submerged nearly 14,500 houses, damaged and washed away 168 others
Heavy rain and flooding in central provinces from 15 to 19 October, 11 people were killed and 3 were missing.
Reuters AlertNet 2008/10/19
Three provinces Thua Thien Hue, Quang Nam and Quang Ngai were the hardest hit with ten thousands of homes submerged under water on 18 October 2008.
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OCHA ReliefWeb 2008/10/20
Vietnam: Flash Floods (as of 20 October 2008)