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Der Felsturz bei Preonzo, von oben gesehen, am 15. Mai 2012. In Preonzo ist es ueber Nacht zum erwareten Bergsturz gekommen, ueber 300'000 Kubikmeter Fels sind ins Tal gerutscht. Der Felssturz erfolgte in Abschnitten ueber mehrere Stunden, die Autobahn A2 wurde sicherheitshalber mehrfach voruebergehend gesperrt. (KEYSTONE/Ti-Press/Carlo Reguzzi)

Eight Missing Following Landslide In Switzerland

Eight people, including German, Austrian and Swiss citizens, are missing following a landslide that forced the evacuation of several small villages in southeastern Switzerland on Wednesday, police said Thursday.

“In the region of Val Bondasca, eight people who were there at the time of the landslide have not been found,” the Graubunden cantonal police said in a statement.

AFP

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