Rescuers remove mud from a street after heavy rainfall triggered landslides in Casamicciola, on the Italian island of Ischia on Saturday. Photo: LaPresse via AP
Rescuers remove mud from a street after heavy rainfall triggered landslides in Casamicciola, on the Italian island of Ischia on Saturday. Photo: LaPresse via AP
Italy

Landslide leaves one dead and 12 missing on Italian island of Ischia

  • Torrential rain hit the port of Casamicciola Terme, one of the six small towns on the island, triggering flooding and bringing down buildings
  • Firefighters are working on the island, near Naples, to rescue residents from damaged buildings and search for the missing, Italy’s fire brigade said

Rescuers remove mud from a street after heavy rainfall triggered landslides in Casamicciola, on the Italian island of Ischia on Saturday. Photo: LaPresse via AP
Rescuers remove mud from a street after heavy rainfall triggered landslides in Casamicciola, on the Italian island of Ischia on Saturday. Photo: LaPresse via AP
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