Posts in category: Fatalities

Feb

22
2018

Records fall in Moscow as snow blankets Russian capital

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Https reports that...

(CNN)At least one person has died and five have been injured as Moscow endures its heaviest snowfall in more than 60 years.

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Jan

17
2018

Record Cold Continues in Siberia – ABC News

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Abcnews.go.com reports that...

Winter in Siberia is usually spectacular and always very cold.  But this winter has been relentless. Week after week, temperatures have been dipping to 50 below zero. Siberians are accustomed to the cold, but they were completely unprepared for temperatures this low.

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Jan

12
2018

Deadly rains in Southern California send rivers of mud into homes, trigger fire, flooding

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Https reports that...

MONTECITO, Calif. — Chaos swept across
California’s Santa Barbara County on Tuesday after a powerful overnight
storm hammered the region with heavy rains, leading to the deaths of at
least 13 people — and a dramatic rescue of a girl pinned by debris,
authorities said.

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Jan

10
2018

Deadly rains in Southern California send rivers of mud into homes, trigger fire, flooding

Jodde     Fatalities, red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Https reports that...

MONTECITO, Calif. — Chaos swept across California’s Santa Barbara County
on Tuesday after a powerful overnight storm hammered the region with
heavy rains, leading to the deaths of at least 13 people — and a
dramatic rescue of a girl pinned by debris, authorities said.

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Jan

10
2018

Cyclone Ava kills at least 29 in Madagascar | Madagascar News | Al Jazeera

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Aljazeera.com reports that...

The cyclone hit the island nation during the weekend, leading to flooding, which affected at least 80,000 people.

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May

29
2017

Moscow storm: 16 killed in Russian capital and region – BBC News

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Bbc.com reports that...

Sixteen people were killed when a severe thunderstorm hit Moscow and the region around the Russian capital on Monday, officials say.

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Apr

04
2017

More than 200 killed in Colombia in flooding, swept away as they slept – World – CBC News

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Cbc.ca reports that...

Townspeople desperately searched their ruined homes and the local hospital for loved ones Sunday after a torrent of water, mud and debris swept through a city in southern Colombia, causing more than 200 deaths, many of them children, and leaving hundreds more missing and injured.

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Jan

18
2017

‘Worst Rainfall in 30 Years’: Thailand Flooding Hits 700,000 People, Leaves 21 Dead

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idespread flooding in Thailand’s south has killed 21 people, affected hundreds of thousands more, and hit the nation’s rubber industry hard.

Thailand’s wet season usually ends in late November and flooding is rare in January, officials told Reuters, but unseasonably heavy rain has hit 12 out of 67 provinces.

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Sep

30
2016

One Killed in Central Java Landslide | Jakarta Globe

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Jakartaglobe.beritasatu.com reports that...

A young man was killed after a landslide hit Sidengok, Peawaran in Banjarnegara district, Central Java, on Sunday morning 25/09, a rescue official said. JG Photo/ Dhana Kencana

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Sep

30
2016

26 still missing, 15 others rescued in Lishui landslide – CCTV News – CCTV.com English

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English.cctv.com reports that...

To the landslide in the eastern province of Zhejiang, where 15 people have been rescued, and 26 others are still unaccounted for.

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