BUCHAREST, Sept 7 (Reuters) - The
number of dead from floods in eastern Romania rose to seven on Friday with
one person still missing, authorities said after torrential rains ceased.
Heavy rains have washed away dozens of
homes in Vrancea, Bacau and Vaslui counties since Wednesday, forcing hundreds
out of their homes.
"The death toll has risen to seven
people, one is still missing and 1,391 persons were evacuated," said
deputy interior minister Victor Dobre.
Meanwhile in Austria, heavy rains that
started on Wednesday swelled some rivers feeding into the Danube. The Kleine