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Rainstorms cause partial collapse of hill in Calabria

Mud and debris block provincial road

04 March, 14:57
Rainstorms cause partial collapse of hill in Calabria (ANSA) - Ricadi, March 4 - Heavy rains over the past two days in the southern Italian region of Calabria caused a landslide that resulted Tuesday in the partial collapse of a hill near the town of Ricadi, in the province of Vibo Valentia.

The landslide occurred right next to a church in a populated area.

A provincial road connecting Ricadi with the well-known beach resort of Tropea was submerged by mud, debris and trees.

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