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Helicopters Assist in California Mudslide Recovery Efforts

By R&WI Staff | January 11, 2018
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Southern California mudslide 2018

Southern California mudslide January 2018. Photo courtesy of the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office

A mudslide that stretched along the California coastline early Tuesday demolished homes and killed as many as 17 people as rescuers on the ground and in the air work to recover victims and survivors.

The mudslide was triggered by heavy rains. This after the same area had been devastated last month from raging wildfires.

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