Watch the helicopter rescue of a 4-year-old boy after the Washington landslide

March 26, 2014

The situation after this weekend’s landslide in Washington state remains very grim, with a mounting death toll and lengthy list of people reported missing. It’s a very difficult terrain for rescue workers, who have not found any survivors since Saturday.

This video, released by a helicopter rescue team, shows how crews saved one such survivor:

The Snohomish County Helicopter Rescue Team released dramatic video of the rescue of a boy in the immediate hours after the catastrophic mudslide in Washington state. (Reuters)
Mark Berman is a reporter on the National staff. He runs Post Nation, a destination for breaking news and developing stories from around the country.
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Mark Berman · March 26, 2014