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Heavy rainfall in the Marche region of Italy caused flooding. According to the breaking news in AFP, at least 7 people lost their lives due to the flood.
Italy is shocked by the images from the Marche region.
Heavy rain for 7 hours flood caused the disaster. Due to the rain, the roads almost turned into a lake.
The British Daily Mail newspaper wrote that dozens of vehicles were dragged due to the flood and many people were missing.
The rain continued throughout the night. The bad news came in the first hours of the day. AFP announced the death toll. According to the breaking news based on the official authorities, at least 7 people lost their lives due to the flood disaster.
Italian Civil Protection President Fabrizio Curcio stated that the dead bodies of 7 people were found, and that the streets were flooded.
There is no news from 3 people, including a 6-year-old boy who was in the vehicle with his mother.
It is feared that the death toll will rise.
The images on social media revealed the dimensions of the disaster.
In the footage, there are moments when people who are submerged in water up to their waist try to get to a safe place.
It was announced that the rain that caused the flood was the second heaviest rain to hit the country to date.