China landslide kills 10, dozens missing

2013-01-11 13:03

Beijing - A landslide in south-western China early on Friday killed at least 10 people and left dozens missing, an official said.

Up to 34 people were unaccounted for, a police officer in Zhenxiong county in Yunnan province said by phone.

The landslide destroyed 14 houses and damaged another two in Gaopo village, 550km north-east of the provincial capital, Kunming, police said.