Flash Floods on French Riviera Kill at Least 10

October 4, 2015 6:36 AM

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Sudden heavy rains around the French Riviera have killed at least 10 people, including some trapped in cars, a campsite and a retirement home, and left six missing. Car and train traffic was disrupted along the Mediterranean coast.

Helicopters patrolled the region to look for other flood victims and 27,000 homes were without electricity Sunday, after the Brague River overflowed its banks and fierce thunderstorms poured more than 17 centimeters (6.7 inches) of rain on the Cannes region in two hours Saturday night. That is the e...

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