Eight killed in landslides in China

Last Updated: Monday, August 5, 2013 - 15:08

Beijing: Eight people were killed in a landslide early today in China`s northern Shanxi Province, government authorities said.

The landslide engulfed Chagou Village, Lingquan Township of Shilou County in the city of Luliang, burying three cave-houses and two ordinary houses, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

Rescuers pulled eight villagers from the debris.

First Published: Monday, August 5, 2013 - 15:08

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