22 November 2009

Landslide impacts in Turkey

Posted by Dave Petley

The last few days have seen very heavy rain in Turkey, with a number of landslides. ITN has a short clip of home footage showing a large buikding collapsing as it is hit by a landslide:


The distress shown by the man in the foreground – presumably an owner or resident – illustrates graphically the impact of these events on people.