Heavy rain caused many floods and fires to evacuate more than 1000 trapped people in Yichang, Hubei

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 Heavy rain caused many floods and fires to evacuate more than 1000 trapped people in Yichang, Hubei


The pictures of this article are from micro-blog @ Yichang fire At 2 p.m. that day, heavy rain led to severe waterlogging near victory Street Primary School. The average depth of water was about 40cm, and the depth reached 120cm. The Xiling fire brigade rushed to the scene after receiving the police. The fire officers and soldiers were divided into the deep water waterlogging areas and rescued 6 trapped people. In view of the deep water level at the scene, the fire officers and soldiers promptly contacted the municipal drainage personnel to come to the scene to carry out drainage. After the storm, a turbulent river was formed near the city of long Kang Road. It coincided with the pupils time. Many parents and students across the road were unable to pass. The Xiling fire officers and soldiers who were on the scene were evacuating in time. Near the International Trade Building or Cetra Building, where the waterlogging is more serious, vehicles on the roadside are flooded in water, and the high flow of rainwater flowing to the lower reaches a torrent, which makes it difficult for pedestrians to pass. During the rescue, the fire fighters used a fire hook to form a guardrail to escort pedestrians, and evacuated more than ten people. Near the olive green hotel on Yiling Avenue is a low-lying area in the city. After a heavy rain, a waist deep water level is formed. After a large amount of rainwater is poured, 3 adults living on the first floor and a baby less than a year old are trapped in their homes. According to Luo Lu, the captain of the Dongshan fire brigade, the rain poured the door of the family blocked, fire officers and soldiers tried many times failed to open the door, and then can only take a broken window to save people. Luo Lu introduced that after the demolition of the aluminum windows on the first floor, the fire officers and soldiers rescued the three adults and a child of the family. From 2 to 3 p.m. that day, the fire brigade in far an County welcomed the peak of waterlogging rescue. In less than an hour, the fire brigade in far an County received 6 alarm. In an old residential area beside the JAS supermarket in Yuan An county, the low-lying area and serious waterlogging are the flood of rainstorm, which once surrounded the two floor of residential buildings. Most of the people living in the district are elderly and children who are not mobile. During the rescue, the fire officers and soldiers used rubber boats and lifeline to rescue the residents in the depths of the flood, guiding the residents in shallow water to evacuate orderly to the safe area. In the past hour, the fire officers and soldiers have rescued 42 trapped personnel. At 2:15 in the afternoon, a rainstorm caused a red SUV near the sunshine welfare home in Changyang county to fall into a torrential rain that was not over half the body, causing 3 people in the car to wait for rescue. The fire brigade of Changyang County arrived at the scene quickly after receiving the police. The fire officers and soldiers transferred the vehicles to the safety zone by pulling, pushing and pushing the vehicles, and the people trapped in the car were rescued in time. According to incomplete statistics, as of 6 oclock on the night, the citys fire forces have produced 81 kinds of rescue vehicles, 35 times rubber boats, 598 rescue officers and rescuers, 214 people trapped and more than 800 evacuations.