Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Heavy Rainfall Brings Deadly Flooding to Sicily” – below is their description.
(AP) Heavy rainfall flooded streets in the city of Catania in Sicily on Tuesday.
The owner of a local restaurant, Simona Ursino, filmed rainwater flooding the street’s around Catania’s main square.
Mayor of Catania, Salvo Pugliese ordered all shops selling non-essential goods to be closed until midnight local time (2200GMT).
He urged residents to stay indoors for safety reasons, given the many requests for help reaching local authorities.
At least 2 people died due to the floods, local media reports.Bloomberg Quicktake: Now YouTube Channel
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