At least 25 dead in western China flooding

At least 25 dead in western China flooding

Residents look towards the site of a massive landslide on Wuxiangang Hill of Sanxi village in Dujiangyan city in southwestern China's Sichuan province Wednesday, July 10, 2013. Flooding in western China, the worst in 50 years for some areas, triggered a landslide Wednesday that buried about 30 people, trapped hundreds in a highway tunnel and destroyed a high-profile memorial to a devastating 2008 earthquake. (AP Photo) CHINA OUTBEIJING (AP) — Floodwaters surging through Himalayan foothills in western China have swept bridges, houses and hillsides into roiling brown rivers, leaving at least 25 people dead and dozens missing Thursday, as heavy rains buffet many parts of the country.


At least 25 dead in western China flooding

Category: Asia  Tags: China, dead, flooding, least, Western
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