Rescuers race to find survivors in Itogon landslide

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With their bare hands, shovels, and some power tools, rescuers and volunteers dig through the thick mud that buried a bunkhouse in Barangay Ucab in Itogon, Benguet.

With their bare hands, shovels, and some power tools, rescuers and volunteers dig through the thick mud that buried a bunkhouse in Barangay Ucab in Itogon, Benguet.

At least 70 small-scale miners and their families were buried in the bunkhouse-turned-church, where they sought refuge as Typhoon Ompong battered northern Luzon.

READ: Rescuers, volunteers manually retrieve 18 bodies in buried bunkhouse in Itogon