Seven people have been killed and eleven injured in floods after heavy rain lashed northeastern parts of Saudi Arabia, Al-Ekhbariya state television reported Monday.
The rains have also damaged around 40 vehicles. Rescue services in the northeastern city of Hafer Al-Batin, about 100 kilometres southwest of Kuwait, said that 16 people were forced to evacuate their homes.
Seven affected by the rain were provided with shelter, it added.
Schools in Hafer Al-Batin suspended classes on Monday due to the weather.