Rescue teams reach families after heavy rain causes floods in the Philippines


Rescue teams battled to save stranded residents after heavy rain caused flash floods in the Philippines on Wednesday (Feb 10).

Footage shows relief teams travelling to evacuate residents in Caloogan and Visayas provinces, which were submerged with water.

The disaster response agency rescued families in flooded villages before taking them to evacuation centres.

Local governments suspended work and schools in the region while they struggle to battle with the delue.