Heavy rain floods city roads

A two- hour downpour prompted serious flooding in main roads of Ho Chi Minh City yesterday afternoon. 

A two- hour downpour floods the city roads

A two- hour downpour floods the city roads

Rainwater rose up to 40 centimets, causing difficulties in travelling for all vehicles, even triggering engine failure vehicles. 
Serious flooding caused many cars and motorbikes move slowly through the districts of Binh Tan, Tan Phu, Tan Binh, Binh Thanh, Go Vap, Thu Duc, district 6, 9 and 11. 
The flooding brought long- hour traffic jam on National Road 1 streching from Binh Phuoc intersection to An Suong intersection. 
The serious traffic jam also occurred in Le Van Viet Street, district 9.  


BY QUOC HUNG- Translated by Huyen Huong

Other news

Most view

Illustrative photo:SGGP

Unfavorable weather conditions occur nationwide

According to the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center, a heat wave yesterday covered the west- north provinces like Son La, Lai Chau, Dien Bien and the provinces from Nghe An to Phu Yen on the large scale with its peak temperature of over 36 degrees Celsius.