On May 16, four members of a family in Lintao County barbecue on the riverbed of the Taohe River. Later, the Upstream Hydropower Station opened a gate to discharge water. The flood caused the river level to rise and four members of the family drowned, the Beijing News reported earlier. On the afternoon of the 17th, the mother of the child was salvaged.
Mr. Sun said he identified his niece, a 10-year-old girl from the drowning family, through features such as clothes. After the rescue team rushed to the scene to help lift the body ashore, has been handed over to the local police.
The Beijing News reporter confirmed from the Propaganda Department of Lintao county Party committee that the 10-year-old girl from the drowning family had been salvaged ashore. At present, the father and boy of the child have not been found, and the search and rescue is still in progress.