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Teenager injured in landslide in Bogor

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    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Thu, November 9, 2017 | 07:04 pm
Teenager injured in landslide in Bogor Indonesian Military personnel work to clean up a road covered by thick mud after a landslide hit Sepakung village in Banyubiru, Semarang regency, Central Java. (Antara/Aditya Pradana Putra)

A motorist on Jl. Raya Puncak in Cisarua, Bogor, was caught in a landslide that closed part of the road on Thursday morning.

Fahmi, 16, suffered minor injuries as a result.

The victim was driving his motorcycle at around 2 a.m. when a 4-meter high cliff around the Riung Gunung area accidentally collapsed and buried him, Bogor police spokesman Adj. Comr. Ita Puspitalena said.

Fahmi was then rushed to Cibeureum Hospital for medical treatment. "He suffered injuries to his legs, but the doctor allowed him to go home," Ita said as quoted by

Ita added that the landslide, which was caused by severe rain, also closed some part of the road. "However, the mud has been cleaned and the road can now be used normally again," she said. (yon)

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