Italian storms wipe out two families in Sicily as death toll rises

A general view shows a partially submerged house, where according to local media nine people died in, due to the flood-affected river Milicia, in Casteldaccia, near Palermo, Italy, November 4, 2018. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

MILAN (Reuters) – Two families were killed in the same house in Sicily when the torrential rains and high winds lashing Italy caused a river to burst its banks, drowning the nine people inside. Rushing water filled the villa in Casteldaccia in the province of Palermo in moments, wiping out the families who were spending […]

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