Heavy rains flooded hundreds of homes in South Korea

From strong rains last Sunday, Chungcheon-Pukto province suffered in the central part of South Korea. As a result of difficult weather conditions, at least four people were killed, two more were missing, RSOE EDIS reports.

Over 300 mm of precipitation fell on the cities of Cheongju and Poyn. Over 680 houses and about 5 thousand hectares of agricultural land were flooded, more than 500 people were forced to leave their homes.

As a result of the landslide, two people were killed in Cheongju. Two more people were missing, crossing the bridge in Kvesan County on Sunday, and were found dead Monday morning.