In Panama, a state of emergency Natural Disasters
In the three areas of Panama declared a state of emergency, floods and landslides triggered by a series of showers. Hardest-hit province of Colon, on the Caribbean coast and the area Kapiri, 60 km west of the capital. By the influx of a landslide in his car were buried alive by two men who were members of the Red Cross. Also in Panama, killing three more people.
The state of emergency also operates in the municipality Horera, where, as in the other two areas have already started rescue operations and all intelligence agencies working in emergency mode, activated rescue helicopter. It is in Horere spilled many rivers and the water reached the height of the roof. Were flooded with dozens of local stores.
According to news agencies, the flood has damaged at least eight hundred homes and forced 94 people to evacuate. Unfortunately, representatives of rescuers reported that the death toll could rise as search operations are far from being finalized, but the water is not going to subside and to many remote areas are completely cut off access roads.