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Cyclone batters southern Brazil, death toll from floods hits 36

Rescuers carry a person after an extratropical cyclone hit southern cities, in Mucum, Rio Grande do Sul state, Brazil in this screen grab taken from a video released on 6th September, 2023.

Sao Paulo. Brazil Reuters The death toll from heavy rains in southern Brazil rose to 36, local authorities said on Wednesday, as a tropical cyclone battered and soaked the region, flooding homes and swelling rivers. Video obtained by Reuters showed rising water flooding streets and rivers and submerging houses in the small town of Mucum, […]