Friday, January 11, 2013

At least 32 dead and 'dozens' more trapped as landslide wipes entire Chinese village off the map

A landslide has engulfed a village in southern China killing at least 32 people and leaving 'dozens' more trapped today.

Mud and rocks smothered 16 homes in Zhaojiagou village, in county of Zhenxiong this morning.

Rescuers have so far recovered 32 bodies and a further 46 have been reported missing according to state media sources.