Chaos As Floods Submerge Acapulco, Death Toll Rises

wochit news
September 17, 2013 AT 10:50 AM
Mexico's famous beach resort of Acapulco was in chaos as hotels rationed food for thousands of stranded tourists, and floodwaters swallowed homes and cars after some of the worst storm damage in decades killed at least 55 people across the country. Television footage showed Acapulco's international airport terminal waist deep in water and workers wading out to escape floods that have prevented some 40,000 visitors from leaving. One of the main access routes to the city was blocked with mud. ...