Floods leave 7 dead, 12 missing in SW China

Other News Materials 12 July 2009 05:33 (UTC +04:00)

Seven people were killed and 12 others are missing Saturday after a rainstorm hit southwest China's Chongqing Municipality causing floods in a canyon, Xinhua reported. They were from a 35-member tourist group.

Another 16 people were saved in the accident, sources with local government said Sunday.