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Family swept over waterfall by flash flood

A picnic turned tragic for a family of five when a sudden and torrential wave caused by heavy rain swept them away at a waterfall in Patalpani in central India.  The entire incident was captured by an amateur photographer.  Two of the family managed to swim to safety, three others including 22-year-old cousins Chhavi and Modita and Modita's father Chandrashekhar drowned to death as the wave swept them away while they were enjoying at a waterfall in Patalpani.
July 18, 2011 7:38:36 AM PDT