Two killed in floods in China

Two persons were killed and three others went missing after floods hit northwest China`s Qinghai Province.

PTI| Updated: Jun 19, 2014, 10:05 AM IST

Beijing: Two persons were killed and three others went missing after floods hit northwest China`s Qinghai Province.
Downpours battered Hualong Hui Autonomous County of Haidong City yesterday.

Rain-triggered floods washed away six workers at a construction site, according to the city`s meteorological station.

One of the workers has been rescued, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

Rescue work and investigation into the accident are under way, it said.