China : Landslide : 2009/06/05
|Country or District||China|
|Outline||A landslide in south-western China has buried nearly 60 people, according to state media.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
Rescuers said about 80 people were buried in debris from the landslide and have almost no chance of survival, Xinhua reported.
BBC news 2009/06/05
Xinhua news agency said 50 mine workers and nine residents were buried in the accident, in an iron-ore mining area of the Chongqing region.