Edition:
United Kingdom
Pictures | Mon Sep 16, 2019 | 5:45pm BST

Torrential rains flood southeast Spain

An overturned damaged car is stranded on a field after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. At least six people have been killed and some 3,500 evacuated in two days of torrential rains in southeastern Spain.   REUTERS/Jon Nazca

An overturned damaged car is stranded on a field after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. At least six people have been killed and some 3,500 evacuated in two days of torrential rains in southeastern Spain. ...more

An overturned damaged car is stranded on a field after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. At least six people have been killed and some 3,500 evacuated in two days of torrential rains in southeastern Spain. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
Close
1 / 15
A man kayaks on a flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16.  REUTERS/Susana Vera

A man kayaks on a flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A man kayaks on a flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Close
2 / 15
New cars are seen piled after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

New cars are seen piled after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

New cars are seen piled after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
Close
3 / 15
New cars are seen piled after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

New cars are seen piled after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

New cars are seen piled after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
Close
4 / 15
Garbage is seen by the river after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Garbage is seen by the river after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Garbage is seen by the river after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Close
5 / 15
People kayak on a flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People kayak on a flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People kayak on a flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Close
6 / 15
New cars are seen piled after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

New cars are seen piled after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

New cars are seen piled after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
Close
7 / 15
People are helped to leave a house after it was flooded due to torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People are helped to leave a house after it was flooded due to torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People are helped to leave a house after it was flooded due to torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Close
8 / 15
A man enters his flooded home after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A man enters his flooded home after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A man enters his flooded home after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Close
9 / 15
A man wades through a flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A man wades through a flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A man wades through a flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Close
10 / 15
People leave a house after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People leave a house after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People leave a house after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Close
11 / 15
A man rows an inflatable raft past partially submerged fire truck on flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A man rows an inflatable raft past partially submerged fire truck on flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

A man rows an inflatable raft past partially submerged fire truck on flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Close
12 / 15
A man removes mud from his house after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A man removes mud from his house after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A man removes mud from his house after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
Close
13 / 15
People wait for evacuation by a flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People wait for evacuation by a flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera

People wait for evacuation by a flooded street after torrential rains in Dolores near Alicante, Spain, September 16. REUTERS/Susana Vera
Close
14 / 15
A damaged car is stranded on a side of a road after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14.   REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A damaged car is stranded on a side of a road after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A damaged car is stranded on a side of a road after a flood caused by torrential rains in Orihuela, Spain, September 14. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
Close
15 / 15

Next Slideshows

Week in sports

Sports action from around the world this past week.

16 Sep 2019

Petrol bombs and water cannons in weekend Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong police fired water cannons and volleys of tear gas to disperse protesters throwing petrol bombs at government buildings, as months of sometimes...

16 Sep 2019

Dambe boxers thrill crowds in Nigeria

A Nigerian production company is seeking to turn Dambe, a traditional martial art associated with the Hausa people of West Africa, into a sport with a global...

14 Sep 2019

Retro racing at Goodwood

Vintage motor enthusiasts celebrate the mid-20th century heyday of the racing circuit at the Goodwood Revival historic motor racing festival in Chichester,...

14 Sep 2019

MORE IN PICTURES

Pictures of the year 2019

Pictures of the year 2019

Our top news photography from the past year.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Water flow at iconic Victoria Falls hits lowest level in decades

Water flow at iconic Victoria Falls hits lowest level in decades

The worst drought in a century has slowed the iconic Victoria Falls to a trickle, fueling fears that climate change could kill the tourist attraction on the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia.

A decade in showbiz: #MeToo, Oscar drama and star-studded weddings

A decade in showbiz: #MeToo, Oscar drama and star-studded weddings

Highlights from a decade marked by the emergence of the #MeToo movement, drama at Oscar time and a clutch of star-studded royal weddings.

Editor's Choice Pictures

Editor's Choice Pictures

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Pictures of the year: Landscapes

Pictures of the year: Landscapes

Our top landscape images from the past year.

Violence in Chile resurges

Violence in Chile resurges

More than six weeks of protests over inequality and shabby social services have left at least 26 dead and more than 13,500 injured in Chile.

Editor's Choice Pictures

Editor's Choice Pictures

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast