Germany floods: stranded residents rescued by helicopter from rooftops – video

, Germany floods: stranded residents rescued by helicopter from rooftops – video, The Nzuchi Times Guardian

At least 58 people have died and dozens more were missing in Germany on Thursday as swollen rivers caused by record rainfall across western Europe swept through towns and villages. Many of the victims died around the wine-growing region of Ahrweiler, in Rhineland-Palatinate state, police said, and dozens were still unaccounted for, after the Ahr river that flows into the Rhine broke its banks and brought down half a dozen houses

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