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Nine killed as flash flood destroys bridge in Bengkulu, Indonesia

January 20, 2020: Nine people have been killed after flash flood destroyed a bridge in Kaur regency in Bengkulu, Indonesia.

Kaur Disaster Mitigation Agency estimated around 30 people on the bridge when it collapsed. One people has been still missing.

According to the National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB), the flash flood was caused by extreme weather and rainfall intensity.