China.. 9 people died as a result of a mountain landslide in the northwest of the country

Nine people died as a result of a mountain collapse on Saturday in northwest China’s Gansu province.

China’s Xinhua news agency reported that local authorities confirmed that the avalanche came down around 11:15 am in Jingtai County, Baiyin City.

The agency clarified that of the 17 people involved in the accident, 9 were killed and 7 were injured.

Authorities added that one person is still missing and search and rescue efforts are ongoing.

Source: Xinhua.

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