Flood waters rise in Eteringbang, Region 7 – CDC
The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) on Thursday said it had received reports that floodwaters have risen significantly in the community of Eteringbang in Region Seven.
The CDC said from preliminary reports, about 10 businesses and three households have been impacted.
According to the Commission, early assessments indicate that waters have risen to approximately three feet in some parts and continue to rise.
Region Seven is expected to endure more rainfall today and towards the end of the week, estimated to measure as much as 2 inches during a 12 hour period, the CDC stated.
The CDC said it is working with the Regional Authorities to monitor the developing situation and is prepared to dispatch relief supplies and an assessment team to Eteringbang.