Torrential rain causes big damage in the central and western part of Japan

Torrential rain causes big damage in the central and western part of Japan

Rescuers conduct a search for missing people in Kumano Town in Hiroshima Prefecture on July 9, 2018. The record rainfall has caused widespread flooding and landslides in the central and western part of Japan. Photo: AFP/The Yomiuri Shimbun

July 9, 2018 3:50 PM (UTC+8)