Thousands evacuated and one dies in Gave de Pau flooding in France
Pont vieux, France. 19th June 2013 -- The Gave de Pau flood at Pont Vieux. Almost 2000 people have been evacuated from the Pyrenees regions and one person has lost their life. Image taken with permission from @GaulinDenis on Twitter. -- One woman drowned in the Gave de Pau flood caused by torrential rainfall, as the warmer temperatures are causing significant snow melt in the Pyrenees mountains. About 2,000 people in the region were evacuated, some of them by helicopter.
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