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Xinhua | Updated:2017-06-05 21:18CHANGSHA/GUIYANG – Heavy rain pounded central Chinas Hunan province from Sunday to Monday, causing landslides and disrupting traffic on expressways, local authorities said.
Rainstorms hit 245 townships in Hunan. A section of the Yizhang-Fengtouling Expressway collapsed on Sunday afternoon, disrupting traffic in one direction, according to the provincial flood control headquarters.
Traffic on the expressway resumed around noon on Monday. Landslides also have been reported in Suining County. No casualties have been reported so far.
Storms will continue to batter the province over the next two days, raising fears of floods and landslides, the provincial meteorological department said, warning residents in mountainous areas to take precautions.
Torrential rain has also battered the neighboring Guizhou province over the past two days.
A total of 9,433 hectares of cropland in the province have been affected and 178 homes have been damaged.
Relief goods have been allocated to the affected areas, the headquarters said.Photo53-finger robot plays piano with Italian pianist in TianjinBefore and after photos: 5 years of poverty alleviation efforts in GuangxiDance drama performed to celebrate Kumule Festival in NE ChinaWorlds first railless train unveiled in HunanSurgeons destiny altered by taking gaokao in 1977Villagers benefit from poverty-alleviation measures in ZhejiangLatestChongqing University students lose weight for charityChina Coast Guard vessels patrol Diaoyu Islands1 dead, 9 injured, 7 missing in petrochemical plant explosionMedia executives take on internet media and Belt and Road InitiativeTwo sentenced for making, selling fake MoutaiState Council NewsPremier: Peace, cooperation an irreversible trendChina, Germany continue to support free tradeExclusiveMajor changes of gaokao in 40 yearsXis Moments With ChildrenXis vision on sci-tech developmentEditors picksMaster showman returns for 2018 Games in S. KoreaChinese films seek elusive overseas successTen photos you dont wanna missTen photos from across China: May 26-June 1SpecialFive Years OnSaluting the unsung heroesBACK TO THE TOPHOMECHINAWORLDBUSINESSLIFESTYLECULTURETRAVELWATCHTHISSPORTSOPINIONREGIONALFORUMNEWSPAPERChina Daily PDFChina Daily E-paperMOBILECopyright 1995 -var oTime = new Date();
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