An unspecified number of people was trapped behind a water shock in Ciales, reported the central office of Zone 2 of the Bureau of Emergency Management and Disaster Administration (NMEAD), in Vega Baja.
The situation was already being attended to by Emergency Management personnel.
According to the information available at the time, people are trapped in a fairly remote place with difficult access known as “El morón” puddle ”, By the Toro Negro river.
However, they are not trapped in the water, but are on land, in a relatively safe place and their lives are not in imminent danger.
Although at the moment They continue to evaluate the situation and the best course of action, as explained by one of the Emergency Management managers, it is likely that you will have to wait for the river water level to drop to be able to access the place where the people are and remove them there safely.