Shiao Lin Village , Kaohsiung County , Taiwan , Was Wiped Out And Covered By Nea ...
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Description: Shiao Lin Village , Kaohsiung County , Taiwan , was wiped out and covered by nearly 20 meters of mud caused by a mudslide during Typhoon Morakot , August 31 , 2009 . It is estimated that nearly 500 people died and are buried beneath the mud .