The number of landslides that occurred in Havana after the intense rains of the last hours amounted to 111.
In a meeting chaired by the first secretary of the Party in the province, Luis Antonio Torres Iribar, he specified that there have been 111 landslides, two of them total, and 23 areas are flooded.
La situación en #LaHabana es compleja por las intensas lluvias, las inundaciones y la antigüedad de la ciudad, señaló el primer secretario del @PartidoPCC, @torres_iribar:— Presidencia Cuba 🇨🇺 (@PresidenciaCuba) June 4, 2022
📍 111 derrumbes, 2 totales
📍 2 fallecidos
📍 552 evacuados
📍 3 970 autoevacuados
📍 23 zonas inundadas
In addition, there are two deaths and more than four thousand people had to be evacuated: 552 in state shelters and 3,970 self-evacuated in the homes of family and friends.
Until 6:00 pm on Friday, 61 landslides had been reported (60 partial and one total), especially in the municipalities of Diez de Octubre, Habana Vieja and Centro Habana.
In the latter, one person lost his life, a 69-year-old man who died when a building collapsed on the corner of San Miguel and Escobar. The other victim in the city died in an accident for which no data has been given.
In total, the rains that have occurred in recent days in the western region of Cuba have left three dead and one missing.
The third deceased is a 44-year-old man from Pinar del Río, who drowned on Friday when he fell into a swollen stream near the Higher School of Athletic Improvement (ESPA), in the Diez de Octubre district of the capital territory.
The missing person, also from Pinar del Río, is a 21-year-old resident of the municipality of Minas de Matahambre, who was dragged by the strong currents of the Río del Vicio, while trying to swim across it.