41 dead after Wash. landslide

Published On: Mar 23 2014 01:38:13 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 21 2014 11:15:09 AM EDT

At least 41 people are dead after a landslide tore through an area of rural Washington north of Seattle in March.

Rescue workers, Washington landslide
1 / 19
Washington State National Guard

Groundwater saturation tied to heavy rainfall in the area over the previous month caused a landslide in Oso, Wash., on March 22.

Comments

The views expressed below are not those of News4Jax or its affiliated companies. By clicking on "Post," you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and your comment is in compliance with such terms. Readers, please help keep this discussion respectful and on topic by flagging comments that are offensive or inappropriate (hover over the commenter's name and you'll see the flag option appear on right side of that line). And remember, respect goes both ways: Tolerance of others' opinions is important in a free discourse. If you're easily offended by strong opinions, you might skip reading comments entirely.

blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement
Alert
Advertisement

Marketplace

Caring

Mental Health

Advertisement