- The death toll from landslides in Guatemala has further increased to 253. There are still 374 people missing, the authorities said Friday.
Guatemala was a week ago struck by storms. Due to heavy rainfall came boulders, mud, water and trees from a hill down. An entire neighborhood in Santa Catarina Pinula , not far from the capital, Guatemala City, was wiped out. Over a hundred houses were buried under earth and rubble, entire families are living begraven.
Honderden while rescue workers in the past week has been busy digging bodies out. The search goes on weekends even further.