Four dead in landslides in Philippines

March 23rd, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by admin  

Davao City (Philippines), March 23 (DPA) Four people were killed and 10 injured in landslides that struck a southern Philippine town after days of heavy rains, officials said Sunday. Flash floods also forced hundreds of people to flee their homes in five villages in Santa Maria town in Davao Del Sur province, 965 km south of Manila.

Officials said four people, including a five-month-old baby, were killed in the landslides in San Pedro village.

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