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Torrential Rains Bring Landslides and Flooding to Brazil and Ecuador

HeadlineFeb 01, 2022

In Brazil, over a dozen people, including seven children, have died in the state of São Paulo since Friday in landslides and flooding triggered by torrential rains. Some 500 families lost their homes.

Meanwhile, in Ecuador, at least 11 people died and several others were injured in Quito as cars, mud, rocks and tree trunks were swept away by flooding after a day of record rainfall Monday.

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