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Landslide Causes Boats to Capsize in Chongqing

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Huge waves triggered by a massive landslide caused 13 boats to capsize on Wednesday evening in Wushan, southwest China's Chongqing. The landslide has left one person dead and five other people injured, according to the local authority. The landslide occurred at 18:40 on the northern bank of the Daning River, a tributary of the Yangtze River, in Wushan County. The waves also broke the anchorage cables of other ships, said an official with the Yangtze River Navigational Affairs Administration. Six maritime patrol vessels and a number of salvage ships have been dispatched to aid rescue efforts, according to the administration, which is based in Wuhan, capital of Hubei Province. More on: http://newscontent.cctv.com/NewJsp/news.jsp?fileId=302751 Subscribe us on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmv5DbNpxH8X2eQxJBqEjKQ CCTV+ official website: http://newscontent.cctv.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/cctv-news-content? Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CCTV/756877521031964 Twitter: https://twitter.com/NewsContentPLUS