Last Updated: Monday, April 8, 2013

Landslide in Umbria, Italy injures 25


Landslide in central Umbria region of Italy has injured twenty five people, mostly commuters and students.

The train traveling towards the city of Perugia got derailed by landslide.

Related post: Italy natural hazards 2013

Two compartments of a passenger train veered off the tracks in Umbrian region of Italy due to landslide, Xinhua reports.

2009 Messina floods and mudslides, the worst landslide disaster in Italy since 1998 claimed lives of 31 people.

Original post: Natural Disasters List April 8, 2013