32 People Missing in China Landslides Following Typhoon

September 29, 2016 2:32 AM

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32 People Missing in China Landslides Following Typhoon

Beijing (AP) -- At least 32 people were reported missing Thursday after rain-saturated hillsides collapsed onto villages in southeastern China following a typhoon.

A rescue operation was underway in Sucun village in China's Zhejiang province, south of the financial hub of Shanghai, after it was hit by a landslide on Wednesday evening, leaving 26 missing, the state-run Xinhua News Agency reported.

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