Thu, August 19, 2010
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Rain-triggered flood hits village in C China

2010-08-19 15:29:15 GMT2010-08-19 23:29:15 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Rescuers stand in flood during a rescue operation at Laozhuang Village, Huangshui Town of Xinxiang City, central China's Henan Province, Aug. 19, 2010. A rain-triggered flood hit Laozhuang Wednesday night. Forty-two people stranded by flood here were successfully evacuated Thursday morning. (Xinhua/Liang Chao)

A bulldozer tries to move a flood trapped truck at Laozhuang Village, Huangshui Town of Xinxiang City, central China's Henan Province, Aug. 19, 2010. A rain-triggered flood hit Laozhuang Wednesday night. Forty-two people stranded by flood here were successfully evacuated Thursday morning. (Xinhua/Guo Kangkang)

Flood trapped trucks are seen in floodwater at Laozhuang Village, Huangshui Town of Xinxiang City, central China's Henan Province, Aug. 19, 2010. A rain-triggered flood hit Laozhuang Wednesday night. Forty-two people stranded by flood here were successfully evacuated Thursday morning. (Xinhua/Guo Kangkang)

Flood trapped trucks are seen in floodwater at Laozhuang Village, Huangshui Town of Xinxiang City, central China's Henan Province, Aug. 19, 2010. A rain-triggered flood hit Laozhuang Wednesday night. Forty-two people stranded by flood here were successfully evacuated Thursday morning. (Xinhua/Guo Kangkang)

A flood trapped truck is seen in floodwater at Laozhuang Village, Huangshui Town of Xinxiang City, central China's Henan Province, Aug. 19, 2010. A rain-triggered flood hit Laozhuang Wednesday night. Forty-two people stranded by flood here were successfully evacuated Thursday morning. (Xinhua/Guo Kangkang)

A rain-triggered flood hit Laozhuang Wednesday night. Forty-two people stranded by flood here were successfully evacuated Thursday morning.

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