Number of People Listed as Missing in Washington State Landslide Rises to 176

(Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

(Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

ARLINGTON, Washington (Reuters) – The number of people listed as missing from a devastating Washington state landslide that has killed at least 14 people rose on Monday to 176 from 108, Snohomish County emergency management director John Pennington said.

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“The 176 I believe very strongly is not going to be a number that we’re going to see in fatalities, I think it’s going to drop dramatically,” Pennington said, adding that there appear to be duplicates in some of those people reported missing.

(Reporting by Jonathan Kaminsky in Arlington, Wash., Writing by Alex Dobuzinskis; Editing by Cynthia Johnston)

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3 Comments on “Number of People Listed as Missing in Washington State Landslide Rises to 176”

  1. […] Pundit from another Planet ARLINGTON, Washington (Reuters) – The number of people listed as missing from a devastating […]

  2. wildninja says:

    There are ways to help the survivors, both humans and animals, and the community. Links posted at http://wildninjablog.com/2014/03/25/oso-aid/.


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