/About 20 people missing after mudslide wipes out homes in Japans Atami city – CNN

About 20 people missing after mudslide wipes out homes in Japans Atami city – CNN


The mudslide in Atami, Shizuoka prefecture, came after the region was hit by torrential rain.

Police and firefighters are searching for the missing people, Japanese public broadcaster NHK
reported.

As of 2 p.m. local time, about 2,830 households in the city were out of power, according to the Tokyo Electric Power Company.

This is a developing story.

A road is covered by mud and debris following heavy rain in Atami city on July 3.
A road is covered by mud and debris following heavy rain in Atami city on July 3.

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