Landslides and Heavy Flood in Tacloban, Leyte

Landslides and Heavy Flood in Tacloban, Leyte

Tacloban : Philippines | Mar 17, 2011 at 3:35 AM PDT
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Tacloban, Leyte

Tacloban, Leyte - Heavy pour rains and continuous rain hits Easter Visayas which started march 16 evening.Floods and landslides wreak havoc and communities. Classes of students were also suspended due to heavy rains.

The OCD report also mentioned that possible additional landslide may occur in Baybay to Mahaplag and it was already closed to traffic and motorists are advised to use detour route Baybay to Bato and Junction Himay-angan road to use Silago-Abuyog Road going to Tacloban.

Meanwhile, Director Edgardo Gonzaga of DOH 8 informed that there are five (5) persons confirmed dead due to a landslide in barangay Cabalawan in Tacloban City.

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