Days of heavy rain set off landslide that buries 2 homes, kills 13 people in east Mexico town

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: September 10, 2013 - 9:20 PM

VERACRUZ, Mexico — Mud and sand slid off the side of a hill after days of heavy rains and swept over two homes, killing eight children and five adults in a town in eastern Mexico, authorities said Tuesday. Officials said two people were rescued alive from the buried houses in Veracruz state.

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