Sunday, July 12

Flash floods hit parts of Miri


Flash floods hit residents at Jalan Durin and Jalan Daro Taman Tunku.


MIRI: Several roads and residential areas here were inundated following continuous heavy rain since 10pm last night.

Among the worst areas affected were flood-prone areas like Jalan Daro, Jalan Durin leading up to a bridge in Kampung Lusut, Lambir in Taman Tunku.

The water level had reached two to three feet in depth at few areas.

Most residents in Jalan Daro and Jalan Durin here had been busy since dawn moving their belongings to higher place.

Some of them were also seen moving their cars to higher ground.

The heavy rain since last was the first to hit the city after months long of dry season.