Washington state mudslide death toll rises to 33
(Reuters) - The death toll from a massive mudslide that devastated a rural community in Washington state last month rose by three to 33 on Monday, the Snohomish County medical examiner's office said.
A rain-soaked hillside collapsed without warning on March 22 above the north fork of the Stillaguamish River, sending a torrent of mud over the river and across state Highway 530, engulfing some three dozen homes on the outskirts of the tiny community of Oso.
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