Huge landslides damage, threaten homes on Whidbey Island

Huge landslides damage, threaten homes on Whidbey Island

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Huge landslides damage, threaten homes on Whidbey Island

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by KING 5 News

NWCN.com

Posted on March 27, 2013 at 9:26 AM

Huge landslides Wednesday damaged one home and is threatening or isolating two dozen more in Coupeville on Whidbey Island.

It’s affecting homes on Driftwood Way and Fircrest Avenue.

Neighbors reportedly heard a noise that sounded like thunder around 4:15 a.m.
 
Seven homes are threatened and 17 more are isolated.

Residents of threatened homes could be seen walking to the edge of the slide while others were packing up belongings.
 

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