Media: twelve people were killed in torrential rains in southwest China

At least 12 people were killed and another 10 were missing as a result of heavy rains in Sichuan province in southwest China, Xinhua news Agency reported.

It is reported that the downpour that hit the County Magnin from Friday to Saturday has led to flooding in the city Yihai, as a result, 10 people died and seven were missing.

In the area gaoan two cars fell into the river due to the flood-affected roads, two people were killed and three reported missing.

In the disaster area are almost 10 thousand people, a total of more than 7,700 local residents had been evacuated.