Today the threat of mudslides is deadly serious. With at least another two days of torrential rain, including tornados, the fire ravaged areas around LA are saturated and the authorities are evacuating hundreds of home. There is an extremely high chance of huge
mudslides. If they happen, they could demolish homes in a heartbeat. Officials fear another disaster like the one in the town of La Conchita, California on January 10, 2005. The mudslide took 10 lives and destroyed 15
- PETER BOWES
- Los Angeles, California, United States
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