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Four hikers drowned in Corsica

Soccia – A group of seven walkers is Wednesday at the end of the day swept away by the rapidly rising water of a river Zoicu gorge on Corsica. Four of them came to the accident to the life, it’s going to be three adults and a 7-year-old child . One person is still missing.

About it reported in several French media Wednesday night. The holiday island in the Mediterranean Sea makes the region (with a special status) of France.

The accident happened in a canyon in the near Soccia, northeast of the capital Ajaccio. It has the last period of severe rain in the area. Among the dead are a father and are, according to French media, child. One of the two survivors would be the mother of the child. Rescue workers are engaged in a search for the missing person.

About the nationality of the victims is still not known.

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