Six killed in landslide in Indonesia

At least six people were killed and three were missing in a landslide in Indonesia.

IANS| Updated: Jun 17, 2014, 12:05 PM IST

Jakarta: At least six people were killed and three were missing in a landslide in Indonesia.

Rescuers found six dead bodies and continued searching for three other people under the debris after landslides in Bogor district of West Java Tuesday, official said here, Xinhua reported.

Heavy downpours since Monday caused a 30 meter high hill in Mekarwangi village to fall at 01.30 a.m. and buried five houses, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, a spokesman of the national disaster management agency, said.