At least 23 dead leaves avalanche in Putumayo, Colombia

The avalanche occurred at dawn as people slept. | Photo: Diario de Cauca

At least 23 people were killed and dozens injured in the Colombian Department of Putumayo to the South of the country, after producing an avalanche of mud product of heavy rains registered in recent days.
The director of the Department of Putumayo, Lalo Giovanni Zambrano, risk management indicated that ten fatalities of this emergency bodies were already recovered by emergency agencies and found in the local morgue. 
> At least 10 dead in avalanche in Afghanistan the Department crisis room activated and in at least one bridge infrastructure and faults in various road structures were reported. Similarly, there were hundreds of missing persons and the complete destruction of sectors of the capital of this Department.

#FOTOS | Disaster and awe, leaves avalanche of mud on the communities of Putumayo, in #Colombia – teleSUR TV (@teleSURtv) April 1, 2017 #ÚLTIMOMINUTO | So look #Putumayo communities after avalanche of mud that left more than one dozen dead (source: Edilberto Ruiz) – teleSUR TV (@teleSURtv) April 1, 2017 local authorities also reported that electricity in several localities of the Department has been affected by heavy rains.