Last Updated: Thursday, August 28, 2014

Landslide in Guizhou province of China claims 7 lives


A landslide in Guizhou province of China has claimed lives of at least seven people and left 20 others missing, Xinhua News Agency reported.

Landslide destroyed more than 70 houses in the village in Guizhou province.

According to the state broadcaster CCTV, the landslide which struck Yingping village was believed to have been caused by a breach from a small reservoir.

Original post: Natural Disasters List August 28, 2014