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Heavy downpours have triggered a mountain torrent in southwest China's Yunnan Province. Tuesday night's deluge killed 13 people and left 31 others missing in Xiaohe Village, Qiaojia County.
More than 11-hundred villagers have been evacuated to safety. Rescue teams and armed police are working around the clock to save those trapped. Clothes, tents and other relief materials have been delivered to the region from nearby counties.
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