Ventimiglia – Hit by Alex.

Storm Alex has been a major disaster. Winds up to 180 mph and 20+ inches of rainfall in one day. Affecting both South Eastern France and North Western Italy, with 2/3 of the normal rainfall for one year falling in one day. The damage was extensive, estimated to cost €3 billion in economic damage to the region. Over 100 houses were destroyed, the photos highlights the foot bridge over the river at Ventimiglia, large sections washed away by the power of the rain.