HOUSE CRASH: Family Howls In Horror As They Watch House Collapse After Flash Flood

This is the moment a Chinese family howls in horror as they watch their house sink into the ground and eventually topple over after a period of heavy rain and flash floods.

The incident was filmed in the city of Yongzhou in the southern Chinese province of Hunan last week.

In the dramatic footage, a family shouts in shock as they watch their house slowly sinking into the soft ground.

House collapses due to flood as owner sobs in Yongzhou, China. (h993012/AsiaWire)

After a brief pause, the house sinks further into the ground before toppling backwards.

Onlookers howl in horror as the home breaks up and collapses into the ravine.

Heavy rains and flash flood battered the southern Chinese province of Hunan last week, causing damage to numerous homes in Yongzhou.

House collapses due to flood as owner sobs in Yongzhou, China. (h993012/AsiaWire)

Officials said all residents were evacuated in advance and no one was reported as injured.

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang urged regional authorities to boost their flood control efforts after around 400,000 citizens were affected by rising water levels in Yongzhou. Yingde County in Guangdong Province has also suffered record flooding.

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