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Indonesia Landslides Death Toll Rises to 140, Dozens Missing

Indonesia Landslides Death Toll Rises to 140, Dozens Missing

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LEMBATA, Indonesia—The death toll from mudslides in eastern Indonesia has risen to 140 with dozens serene missing, officials mentioned Wednesday, as rain continued to pound the set aside aside and hamper the hunt. East Flores district on Adonara island suffered the most realistic seemingly losses with 67 bodies recovered to this level and 6 missing. Mud tumbled down from surrounding hills early on Sunday, catching other folks at sleep. Some had been swept away by flash floods after in a single day rains brought on rivers to burst their banks. On nearby Lembata island, the downpour triggered by Tropical Cyclone Seroja sent solidified lava from a volcanic eruption in November to shatter down on more than a dozen villages, killing as a minimal 32 and leaving 35 unaccounted for, in st...