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China: Landslide: 2002/09/15 Country Information on DRR

Period 2002/09/15
Country or District China
Event Type Landslide
Outline A landslide in the central Chinese province of Hubei buried 22 road workers, killing 12 of them and leaving another 10 missing.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
BBC news 2002/09/16
Dead: at least 28 people
Missing: 35 people
burying 600 homes

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BBC news 2002/09/16
At least 28 people were killed.

News 24 South Africa 2002/09/15
Landslide kills 22 roadworkers

Yahoo asia News 2002/09/15
Landslide kills 12 road workers in China