By a landslide, descended from the extinct volcano, 100 people were buried

The fate of people caught under the weight of the rock is not yet known, photo Reuters

This was reported by the Reuters news agency representative David Vakikona authorities.

According to him, a natural disaster has occurred in the vicinity of Mount Elgon and affected residents of the three villages. Currently, data on the number of victims and the victims are different.

According to preliminary information, some media, which quoted by ITAR-TASS, in landslide killed 10 people. At the same time, according to the Ugandan authorities, the number of victims could be in the order of magnitude. The fate of people caught under the weight of the rock is not yet known.

Mount Elgon is an extinct volcano at its height (4322 meters), it is the fourth and the second peak in Africa — Uganda.

Source: www.segodnya.ua

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