Floods hit 8 Tarlac villages

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 25 2012 05:37 PM | Updated as of Jul 26 2012 04:23 PM

MANILA, Philippines – Nonstop rains triggered floods in 8 villages in Lapaz, Tarlac on Wednesday.

Authorities said 3,745 persons were affected by the floods that hit barangays San Roque, San Isidro, Caut, Paludpud, Bantog, Macalong, Lara and Balanoy.

Classes were also suspended due to the floods.

Local government units are preparing evacuation centers as more rains are expected in the coming days. -- Report from Nevi Calma, ABS-CBN News Dagupan