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Three missing after massive landslides in Romerike

SørumSørum. Emergency services : Remi Presttun / NTB scanpix


Three people (from Lithuania) are missing after it has passed a major landslide on Sørum at Romerike. All emergency services are on site.

The slide has happened at Asakveien in Sørum municipality, near a climbing park.

Three carriages of Norwegian Rescue Dogs are underway to the place, informs Romerike fire and rescue corps to Romerikes Blad. Lots of mud and soil floats across the road at the site, the newspaper shows pictures of the place.

The fire department was notified of the incident at 15:55.

– There has been a massive landslide. Three fire stations are notified. Health and police are on site and we have requisitioned a helicopter, said duty manager Ole-Erik Gransbråten from Nedre Romerike fire and rescue corps to news agency NTB.

County road 256 is closed due to landslide.


Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today