Mudslides leave hundreds stranded

Mudslides Leave Hundreds Stranded
Hillside collapses in Hoquiam, Washington, pushing three homes off foundation and cutting off road to dozens more.

(KING) Nearly 200 people in Hoquiam, Washington were cut off after a landslide caused by heavy rain blocked the only road out of the neighborhood.

The slide came down on Beacon Hill Drive, where city officials say the road could be blocked for days. On Monday afternoon, some residents were being escorted to and from their homes via a logging road.

The Coast Guard was on stand-by in case there was a medical emergency and someone needed to be airlifted out.

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