|undead||Date: Wednesday, 05-April-2017, 7:59 PM | Message # 1|
The death toll following a devastating landslide in Colombia has risen to 290.
Rescue workers are rushing to bury identified bodies as soon as possible, to stop the spread of infection.
Disaster struck the southern town of Mocoa after a night of torrential rain caused several rivers to burst their banks, sending water, mud and debris crashing through the streets.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos travelled to the area to attend a mass for the victims.