Dozens Die in Glacial Burst; Experts See More Flooding in Future

Dozens Die in Glacial Burst; Experts See More Flooding in Future

by Amy Lupica, ODP Staff Writer More than 171 people are missing and 26 have died after a Himalayan glacier burst occurred, sending a wall of water and rocks hurtling through a dam and two hydroelectric project sites in northern India. The flash floods have impacted 13 villages and about 2,500 people. While rescuers are hard at work clearing debris […]

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