Floods kill 9 in RussiaBy the CNN Wire Staff
October 16, 2010
About 300 people are evacuated
Torrential rains pound southern Krasnodar
(CNN) -- Flooding killed at least nine people and forced hundreds to flee from their homes in Russia, state media reported Saturday.
About 300 people were evacuated, according to RIA Novosti.
Torrential rains have pounded southern Krasnodar territory, flooding seven villages, state media said.
Officials have declared an emergency status in the area.