Thursday, February 22, 2018


Family rescued from deluge

HANGING ON: This screen shot off social media shows Caparo residents rescuing a child from flood waters in Caparo yesterday.

SEVERAL Caparo residents were yesterday hailed as heroes after they risked their lives to save a family trapped by flood waters.

Caparo is no stranger to flooding.

But some residents told the Express yesterday that this year's deluge was unlike any in recent memory.

The viciousness of the surge following steady rain for most of Wednesday into yesterday caught many by surprise and resulted in flooding in areas that were traditionally spared, they said.


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