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Flash floods kill at least 19 people in France

Flash floods kill at least 19 people in France
At least 19 people have been killed by flash floods in Draguignan and the neighbouring city of Le Luc, in France, caused by heavy rains. (AFP/Getty Images)
Flash floods kill at least 19 people in France
An aerial view of Puget-sur-Argens shows damaged cars immersed in water in the aftermath of flooding in this area. (AFP/Getty Images)
Flash floods kill at least 19 people in France
Torrential rains hit the southern France region causing severe flooding in places. Some districts were reported to be under more than six feet of water. (AFP/Getty Images)
Flash floods kill at least 19 people in France
The floods swept away cars, trees and parts of houses. (AFP/Getty Images)
Flash floods kill at least 19 people in France
People in a flooded street in the worst hit city of Draguignan. More than 1,200 people took refuge in schools and government buildings. (AFP/Getty Images)
Flash floods kill at least 19 people in France
People clean the hall of their apartment building. (AFP/Getty Images)
Flash floods kill at least 19 people in France
People watch the Nartuby river. (AFP/Getty Images)