The Guardian | 12/6/2010 12:00:00 AM
Colombia-Venezuela landslide death toll rises
December 6--Scores have died and 1.5 million left homeless.
One landslide in Bello, a suburb of the north-western Colombian city of Medellín, covered homes in mud and rubble, rescue workers said yesterday.
The head of emergency services for Antioquia state, John Rendon, said: "It was a mass landslide that buried more than 50 homes approximately and we are talking about 40 or 50 people possibly being underneath the rubble."
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