41 dead after Wash. landslide

POSTED: 1:38 PM Mar 23 2014   UPDATED: 11:15 AM Apr 21 2014

At least 41 people are dead after a landslide tore through an area of rural Washington north of Seattle in March.

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Groundwater saturation tied to heavy rainfall in the area over the previous month caused a landslide in Oso, Wash., on March 22.

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