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One dead, 3 missing after mudslide ravages Colorado town
One dead, 3 missing after mudslide ravages Colorado town

One man is dead and authorities were searching for three other people in Colorado after a mudslide and flash floods swept through an area scorched last year by a wildfire. Manitou Springs Police Chief Joe Ribeiro said at a news conference Saturday that authorities were searching for three people who were reported missing: Juston Travis, 24; a man identified by neighbors only as Steve; and a blond, petite woman who was seen trying to escape floodwaters in a tree. “She was seen near the creek at one moment hanging in a tree and then not seen the next,” Ribeiro said. The one confirmed victim was John Collins, 53, of Teller County. His body was recovered Friday from under...

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