Arizona Flash Flood Kills 9

Wochit Headline News - July 18, 2017

A recent flash flood in Arizona killed nine people in a river canyon.

By the time a surge of water reached a rocky swimming hole several miles downstream, it was a roaring torrent 6 feet high.

The family celebrating a birthday had no chance to escape. The bodies were found up to 2 miles away. Five other people were rescued.

Among the victims were three generations of a family, five of them children..

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