Amman, Civil Defence Department (CDD) divers have pulled the body of a young man following hours-long search operation after he had been swept by floods caused by heavy rain in the southern Zezia district, according to a statement.

It said rescue teams erected earth barriers to slow the speed of the run-off in order to facilitate the task of the divers.

The dead body was transferred to the Al Bashir hospital.

Source: Jordan News Agency