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Colombia landslide leaves 93 dead in Putumayo province: local police | Reuters

BOGOTA A landslide in Colombia's southwestern border province of Putumayo that sent mud and debris crashing onto houses overnight killed at least 93 people, a local police commander said on Saturday.

"At this time we have removed 93 bodies; we have adults, women and infants," police commander Colonel Omar Bonilla told local radio station Caracol.

(Reporting by Julia Symmes Cobb, editing by G Crosse)

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.

Updated Date: Apr 01, 2017 21:46 PM

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