At least 18 people, mainly schoolchildren and teachers, were killed on Thursday in a flash flood near Jordan's Dead Sea that happened while they were on an outing, rescuers and hospital workers said.
18 die in Jordan flash flood
At least 18 people, mostly children, die in flash flood in Jordan.
A child survivor is seen with relatives in a hospital near the Dead Sea in Jordan on October 25, 2018. (Reuters)
Jordan Razaz and other officials at the scene. (Supplied)