5 killed in China landslide

18 Oct 2020, 01:14

  DF News Desk

File Photo Xinhua.

Five people were killed after a landslide hit a county in southwest China's Sichuan Province Saturday morning, reported Xinhua.

   The landslide toppled a number of residential houses in Qishu Township of Xuanhan County, according to the county's publicity department.

   As of Saturday evening, the five people had been pulled from the debris and all of them were confirmed dead.

   Local authorities are handling the aftermath.