Over 100 feared buried in China landslide spurred by mountain collapse

Over 100 feared buried in China landslide spurred by mountain collapse

Beijing: Local authorities in China have feared over a 100 casualties after people went missing following a landslide on Friday, reports said.

The accident took place in Xinmo village in Maoxian county.

Over 40 homes have been destroyed in the incident which took place after a side of a mountain collapsed.

State-run Xinhua news agency reported that the collapse has blocked a two-kilometre stretch of a river.

Landslides during the rainy season are a common occurrence in the mountainous regions of China.

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