In China, due to the collapse of rocks, one person was killed, 37 were missing

© AFP 2017 / StringerКитайские rescuers. Archival photoIn China, due to the collapse of rocks, one person was killed, 37 were missing© AFP 2017 / Stringer

One person was killed, two were wounded, 37 were missing as a result of the gathering of rocks in Guizhou province in southwest China, according to the Central television of the country.

The collapse occurred in one of the villages in the County, Naun Bijie district of Guizhou province at 10.44 local time (GMT 5.44).

«Because of the disaster one person was killed and 37 people were missing, two people were injured», — stated in the message.

According to the channel, a landslide destroyed 34 homes in the disaster area is 81.

Direct economic damage is estimated at 5.1 million yuan (about 765 thousand dollars). Currently, search and rescue operations.

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