This website uses cookies. Some are necessary to help our website work properly and can't be switched off, and some are optional but can optimise your browsing experience. To manage your cookie choices, click on Open settings.
Italy: Search for missing continues on Ischia after deadly landslide01:41

Italy: Search for missing continues on Ischia after deadly landslide

Italy, Ischia
November 29, 2022 at 17:33 GMT +00:00 · Published

Italian authorities continued clearing the streets and coastal areas of Casamicciola on the Island of Ischia, which were destroyed by a landslide.

Social services and volunteers are trying to restore the town's viability. The search is also continuing for four people who went missing on Saturday. The deaths of eight residents have been confirmed so far.

The situation came after a landslide, triggered by torrential rain, struck the port town on Saturday.

Italy: Search for missing continues on Ischia after deadly landslide01:41
Top downloads in last 24 hours
Show more
Description

Italian authorities continued clearing the streets and coastal areas of Casamicciola on the Island of Ischia, which were destroyed by a landslide.

Social services and volunteers are trying to restore the town's viability. The search is also continuing for four people who went missing on Saturday. The deaths of eight residents have been confirmed so far.

The situation came after a landslide, triggered by torrential rain, struck the port town on Saturday.