Peruvians trapped in powerful flood, evacuated by helicopters

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The Peruvian Army deployed a helicopter to help rescue people trapped by flooding in the northern Lambayeque Region of Peru on Tuesday. Heavy rainfall over the past days has caused flooding in several regions across the country. This year has seen flooding across Peru, with the current death toll standing at 48, including six miners killed in a mudslide in the south.