Firefighters Rescue Elderly Couple From Floods in Nanyang

Firefighters rescued an elderly couple after heavy rainfall flooded their home in Nanyang in China’s Henan province on July 21.

The extreme flooding in China’s Henan Province has left 33 people dead and forced 376,000 residents to evacuate as of Thursday, according to local reports.

This footage from Nanyang Fire shows firefighters rescuing the couple from their home. The video shows the elderly woman being carried through the water on a firefighter’s back. Credit: Nanyang Fire via Storyful