Flash Floods Swamp Drivers in Bodrum

StoryfulWeather Published November 30, 2018 0 Plays

Rumble Heavy rain in western Turkey prompted flash flooding in the coastal city of Bodrum on Thursday, November 29. At least 150 structures were damaged and 60 cars swamped as the floodwaters swept through the city, according to local media. Footage from Bodrum shows a driver navigating the floodwaters on residential streets. Other images from social media show cars abandoned after water reached door height. In a statement, Bodrum’s mayor, Mehmet Kocadon, criticized the city’s infrastructure, suggesting it was not sufficiently well-built to withstand natural disasters. Credit: NEDİM KÜÇÜKSER via Storyful