Landslide slams into 3 B.C. homes

A landslide has sent tonnes of mud rocks and trees into homes in the Sunshine Valley, about 15 kilometres east of Hope, B.C.
Mud, debris and hundreds of trees slid down a hillside and into homes east of Hope Thursday. CBC

A landslide has sent tonnes of mud rocks and trees into homes in the Sunshine Valley, about 15 kilometres east of Hope, B.C.

RCMP say three homes were affected and residents were in only one of the houses when the slide occurred at aout 4 p.m. PT Thursday.

There were no injuries.

No damage estimate is available.

Geotechnical engineers were testing the slope Friday to try to determine its stability and the possibility of more landslides.