On the morning of July 20, heavy rains fell continuously in many places in Luoyang, Henan, and some residents were trapped. After receiving the police, local fire rescue personnel dispatched successively to rescue the trapped people.

  At around 7 o'clock in the morning on the 20th, a hotel in Huaguoshan Scenic Area, Yiyang County, Luoyang City was flooded with floodwaters. The external roads were flooded with raging floods and some people were trapped inside the hotel.

After the firefighters arrived, they used the fire ladder to try to get close, but the trapped personnel were afraid to climb the ladder and gave up.

Then, the firefighters pulled a rope around the back of the hotel, waded through the mud and entered the hotel, helped rescue the two of them, and moved them to a safe area.

  At 9:30 a.m., people at the local pig farm in Pingbei Village, Zhangwu Town, were trapped with water over their waists. Firefighters wore protective equipment and secured safety ropes. They waded through the deep water to reach the trapped people and helped them get dressed. Life jackets, take them to safety.

House collapsed due to heavy rain, firefighters rescued trapped elderly

  At 9:50 in the morning, in Luzhai Village, Jiuhou Town, Yichuan County, Luoyang City, a courtyard collapsed due to heavy rain. An elderly man was trapped inside the house. When firefighters arrived, the village road was flooded and the water flow was rushing. The civilian houses were flooded.

The old man was trapped by the flood and could not leave.

  Firefighters waded into the courtyard hand in hand. After learning that there were no other trapped persons in the elderly, a firefighter picked up the elderly and moved them to a safe area.