JCU 1920x116
JCU 1920x116
JCU 1920x116
Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Ischia landslide: 13 missing on Italian island

Ischia mayor urges people on the island to stay indoors.

At least 13 people including a newborn baby were missing on the Italian island of Ischia after a landslide engulfed buildings at dawn on Saturday morning, ANSA news agency reports.

Rescuers are searching for the missing people in Casamicciola Terme, according to police, after a night of torrential rain.

The landslide occurred at about 05.00, causing the collapse of at least 10 buildings and dragging cars out to sea in a torrent of mud, rocks and debris.

The mayor of Ischia, Giuseppe Ferandino, has urged people to stay indoors as rescue efforts continue.

Photo Domani

General Info

Address 80074 Casamicciola Terme, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy

View on Map

Ischia landslide: 13 missing on Italian island

80074 Casamicciola Terme, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy

Ambrit 724 x 450
Marymount - International School Rome
Marymount - International School Rome
Marymount - International School Rome
Pideia 320x480
JCU 1400x360