At least two dead and one missing firefighter is the result of floods and landslides caused by heavy rains in the Brazilian state of Santa Catarina (south), the Fire Brigade and the regional Civil Defense office reported yesterday, Thursday.
A landslide caused the death of a man in his Brusque home.
At the same time, another fatality was recorded in Palhoça, a municipality neighboring the capital of Santa Catarina, Florianópolis, when he was electrocuted while crossing a flooded street.
In addition, a fireman is missing when the boat he was driving in the seaside town of Navegantes, in . . .