All dikes broke in Giofyro. People “trapped” in Malades

drakouliarisDifficult night for Heraklio, as all dikes in Giofyro broke, due to heavy rain.

In Malades, a family with two children was “trapped” on the roof, because all the area around the house flooded.

A man was also “trapped” in the same area and Fire Service tried to rescue him with a small boat.

Earlier in Karteros, three people were also “trapped” in their car.

Police forbids any access to Drakouliaris river.

Many residents are on the roof of their houses.

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