Rescuers Wade Through Water as Thousands Displaced by Deadly Flooding in Northern Italy

At least 13 people have been killed and around 10,000 people were displaced by severe flooding in northern Italy, Italian agency ANSA reported on Thursday, May 18.

Footage released by the coast guard shows rescue teams assisting on the ground and airlifting people from homes in the Emilia-Romagna region.

ANSA said residents were on alert for landslides, and a red alert remained in place until Friday. Credit: Italian Coast Guard via Storyful