July Heatwave in China Results in Death of 14 People, Melts Roads

Published July 22nd, 2018 - 07:00 GMT
(Shutterstock/ File Photo)
(Shutterstock/ File Photo)

The rising temperature has melted roads at several places.

A man in China was filmed trying to cross the road as his shoes get stuck in melted tarmac.

The viral video shared by the Daily Mail shows the man struggling to walk to the other side of the road as vehicles pass by him.

While no one comes to help him, he slowly makes his way to the other side of the road with his sticky shoes.

An intense heat wave has gripped China this July which killed at least 14 people. High temperatures hampered the recovery in flood-hit areas where more than 200 people died last week. The temperature has been soaring over 37 degree Celsius in many parts of the country.

The rising temperature has melted roads at several places with people are finding hard to cope with the heat.

This article has been adapted from its original source.


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