The director of Medellin’s disaster management agency said 15 firefighting units had been deployed to San Antonio de Prado to inspect the damage, and that relief agencies, police and army personnel were also on the ground.
Police helicopter footage from the area shows a large section of collapsed mountainous terrain. Structures can be seen close to the landslide’s path.
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