Deadly Mudslides Strike Manizales

At least 16 people were killed on Wednesday, April 19, after heavy rains caused mudslides in Manizales, Colombia, according to local reports.

Teams from the Colombian armed forces, civil defense, firefighters and Red Cross searched for survivors and started clean-up efforts on Wednesday and Thursday.

This drone video the scale of the mudslides.

Nine people were still missing on Thursday, according to the country’s disaster management agency, UNGRD said. Credit: Viewdrone Colombia via Storyful

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