Avalanche occurs in Khanh Hoa

An avalanche of falling stones suddenly occurred in the mountainous commune of Phuoc Dong in Nha Trang city of the Sounthern Central province of Khanh Hoa this morning.

Tens of houses were buried under gravelly soil and stone. At least two persons died, and ten others were injured, 3 missing when gravelly soil collapsed.

After receiving the information, Chairman of the People’s Committee of Khanh Hoa province Nguyen Duc Vinh and leaders of Nha Trang city arrived in the scene, and sent functional forces to rescue and find the avalanche victims. 

At present, reporters of Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper also are at the scene to continue updating the related information to the serious avalanche.

There are some images about the avalanche at Phuoc Dong Commune

By Van Ngoc- Translated by Huyen Huong

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