BOGOTA: A landslide in southwestern Colombia has killed 13 people on a small public bus in a rain-soaked mountainous area, authorities said Sunday.
The landslide struck an area not far from the town of Tuquerres in Narino on Saturday.
Rescuers have so far found the bodies of 13 people, highway police officer Fernando Montana said.
Rescuers will search Monday to see if other vehicles in the area could have been affected, the local office of disaster risk management said in a statement.
Victims were reportedly supporters of Mumtaz Bhutto who were killed by Sardar Asad Khuhro's group
Explosion created panic in the locality
The bus skidded off the road when the driver swerved in an attempt to avoid hitting a motorcycle rider
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