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Incessant rain brings flood to Bengkulu, Indonesia – at least 10 killed

Incessant rain brings flood to Bengkulu, Indonesia – at least 10 killed

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Ten people were reportedly killed and eight others were missing after flood swept through several parts of Bengkulu province on Friday (April 26), The 10 consisted of two from Bengkulu city, six from Central Bengkulu district. and two from Kepahiang district. Chief of the Bengkulu Provincial Disaster Mitigation Board (BPBD) Rusdi Bakar said on Sunday. Incessant rains caused several rivers in Bengkulu to overflow their banks on Friday night, flooding several parts of the province. The flood also caused landslides, cutting off land communications among districts in Bengkulu and between the province and other provinces, including South Sumatra and Lampung.
Source: Incessant rain brings flood to Bengkulu, Indonesia – at least 10 killed

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