At least 4 dead in French Riviera flooding

October 4, 2015 7:26 AM

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At least 4 dead in French Riviera flooding

Extreme downpours have wreaked havoc on the French Riviera, leaving at least four people dead and authorities warning that the toll could climb higher.

As much as 150 millimeters (6 inches) of rain in a span of two hours inundated parts of southeastern France's Alpes-Maritimes district late Saturday, authorities said.

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