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Thailand: Mud Slide: 2002/09/18 Country Information on DRR

Period 2002/09/18
Country or District Thailand
Event Type Mud Slide
Outline Some 800 people narrowly escaped a huge mudslide in northern Thailand on Tuesday as it swept through three villages in a tangle of uprooted trees and destroyed buildings, a district official said.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
CNN news 2002/09/18
Evacuated: about 800 people

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BBC news 2002/10/04
Widespread flooding has killed 107 people in Thailand since August and affected almost three million.

CNN news 2002/09/18
Hundreds of Thais narrowly escape mudslide