Last Updated: Thursday, June 27, 2013

1 dead, 2 missing in Hubei landslide


Landslide in Hubei province of China has claimed life of one people and left two others missing, China daily reported.

Landslide occurred at around 9 a.m. on Jiugong Mountain and hit road maintenance workers.

Rescuers from fire departments and the mountain's management bureau are searching for the missing people.

Heavy rainfall triggered landslide in Hubei.

Recent storms have caused floods and landslides affecting around 80,000 people in Yichang, Huanggang and Enshi area.

Original post: Natural Disasters List June 27, 2013