Dramatic rescue for Indian lorry passengers caught in raging flash floods
Five men travelling in a lorry in southern India were rescued on Thursday (December 3) after their vehicle was caught in fast-flowing floodwaters.
Dramatic footage filmed in the Thiruvallur District of Tamil Nadu shows the men sitting on the roof of the lorry as water swirls all around them.
A rescue team aided by locals throws a rope to the stranded men who managed to tie it around the cab of the vehicle.
One by one they were then able to haul themselves through the deep water to dry l