Tafalla, the town with more than 10, 000 residents, was completely cut off when the Cidacos river overflowed.
Fire-fighters found the body near Moriones, within the municipality of Ezprogui (Navarra), right after intense rains caused flooding in many towns in the region.
A significant storm raged from early Mon afternoon, and,
since the river flooded, Mercadona supermarket employees in Tafalla had to take sanctuary on the roof. They were then rescued simply by helicopter.
According to the Navarra Government, at 5. 40pm upon Monday, the river was an elevation of just 0. 11 metre distances. By 10. 30pm, it experienced reached 3. 71 metres. The particular force of the flood-waters swept vehicles away… and anything else that obtained in their way.
Close by municipalities also had to evacuate inhabitants because of the rising waters, and some community buildings were open to shelter evacuated people, and those unable to return to their own homes.