One tourist killed, 18 more injured by falling rocks in northern China

Posted on July 21, 2013 • Filed under: China, Tourist Killed, Tourists Injured

ABC News reports that one tourist was killed and 18 others were injured Sunday by falling rocks at a scenic site in northern China, the official Xinhua News Agency reported. Rocks that may have been loosened by recent heavy rains crashed through a cliff-side walkway and fell onto the heads of a group of tourists at the Jinsixia Gorge in Shaanxi province, according to Xinhua and a woman reached by phone at the site’s management office. Read article

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