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Landslide buries buildings in Southern China

Updated 10:19 PM ET, Mon December 21, 2015
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This aerial photo shows the site of the landslide that hit three industrial parks in Shenzhen in south China's Guangdong province on December 21, 2015. STR/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Rescue workers look for survivors on December 22, 2015. JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Chinese rescuers work at the land slidesite. The landslide that hit southern China's Shenzhen on December 20, 2015 was China's second industrial disaster in four months. STR/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
A woman prays near a collapse building on December 21, 2015 in Shenzhen, China. Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images AsiaPac/Getty Images
Many of the buildings at the industrial park in the city of Shenzhen were destroyed or badly damaged. STR/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Rescuers look for survivors at the industrial park in southern China's Guangdong province on December 20. STR/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
The search through the piles of rubble was made more difficult as light faded. Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images AsiaPac/Getty Images
The badly damaged buildings made it extremely dangerous for rescue workers. Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images AsiaPac/Getty Images
This dramatic photo shows the scale of the landslide's destruction. STR/AFP/AFP/Getty Images