Landslide Blocks Road in Laudat

People working to clear landslide

People working to clear landslide

Vehicular traffic was hindered for some time in the community of Laudat on the morning of Friday January 10th 2014, when a landslide blocked the road.

This occurred as a result of constant rainfall on the Island in recent times, causing the water logged soil to move.

 

People working to clear landslide

People working to clear landslide

Mr. Harris Hodge, a contractor for the Government of Dominica, said when he arrived, there was already persons working to clear the debris in the road.

Mr. Harris noted he received the call about the incident at 7:15 am; however, he is unsure the exact time the landslide occurred.

The villagers used their tools and worked tirelessly in doing what they could to clear the debris.

 

 

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