• See the rescue efforts underway as the treacherous mudslides that have killed 18 people continue ravaging California

    One year ago - By Chron

    Reuters/Kyle Grillot
    The death toll is rising as mudslides continue to ravage southern California.
    Eighteen people have died as a result of the disaster in the wealthy enclave of Montecito, a community about 90 miles up the coast from Los Angeles.
    The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office says finding anyone alive in the muck at this point would be a "miracle," even as rescue workers continue searching for survivors this weekend. The eighteenth victim, an 87-year-old man, was found dead in his home on Friday, the Associated Press reported.
    Rescue workers are using search and rescue dogs to...
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