Last Updated: Saturday, June 3, 2017

Mexico: Tropical Storm Beatriz kills 3 in Oaxaca


June 2, 2017: Heavy rainfall and landslides caused by tropical storm Beatriz claimed lives of three people in parts of Oaxaca, Mexico.

According to the Mexico News Daily, landslide damage has been reported at 16 places on state highways, including Huajuapan-Juxtlahuaca, Teotitlán-Cuicatlán, Oaxaca-Tehuantepec, and in various locations on the coast highway, No. 200.

"Tropical storm Beatriz made landfall on Mexico's Pacific coast near Puerto Angel on June 1, bringing with it heavy rainfall and mudslides for southern Mexico," The Weather Channel reported.