Flash floods kill 10 in Indonesia; 14 missing

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 12, 2010 13:55




JAKARTA, Indonesia  — Flash floods in central Indonesia have killed 10 people and left 14 others missing, local media reported Sunday.

Reports said that the flooding occurred Saturday morning on the swollen banks of the Kinarum River, a popular tourist spot on Borneo island.

Many of the victims were children swimming as part of celebrations marking the end of Ramadan, the Muslim holy month.


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