Last Updated: Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Bolivia landslide kills 16, injures 18

A landslide in Bolivia triggered by torrential rain has claimed lives of at least 16 people and injured 18 others.

Landslide swept away a bus, a minibus and a cart in Caranavi area, about 180 kilometers from La Paz.

Others 10 people have been rescued. An unknown number of people are still reported to be missing.

Landslide in Bolivia in February 2011 had destroyed more than 300 houses.

Original post: Natural Disasters List September 24, 2013