ROME: Floods have killed 12 people on the southern Italian island of Sicily, nine of them from the same family, rescue services said Sunday (Nov 4), raising the week’s toll across Italy past 30. The canal city of Venice has experienced high winds and some of the worst flooding in years. (Photo: AFP/Miguel Medina) Six Italian regions remain on high alert for storms. The bodies of nine people were found in their house in Casteldaccia in the Palermo region, next to a small river which had burst its banks, rescue services said. Among the victims was a one-year-old baby and children aged three and 15. Three other members of the same family managed to escape, one of them by climbing a tree, the Agi news agency reported. “It is an immense tragedy,” the local mayor said Sunday. In a separate incident, a 44-year-old man was found dead in his car near Vicari, also in the Palermo region. Rescue workers are also searching for a doctor forced by the storms to abandon his car near the town of Corleone after trying to drive to work at the hospital there. Two other people, a man and a woman, died after their car… Read full this story
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