Floods hit San Pedro, Binan
MANILA - Rescuers have started to evacuate some 120 families in San Pedro, Laguna affected by severe floods brought on by monsoon rains.
San Pedro police chief Chito Bersaluna said rescuers evacuated 120 families in the villages of San Antonio, San Roque, San Vicente, Santo Niño, Landayan and Cuyab after being affected by waist-deep floods.
He said floods coming from a mountainous area have reached as far as Biñan, Laguna.
Bersaluna said at least 10 vehicles were submerged in Aurora Heights Subdivision in Barangay San Antonio.
The police chief said floods on the South Luzon Expressway and Muntinlupa Highway are blocking some rescuers from reaching the area.