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

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:

Mark Berman is a reporter on the National staff. He anchors Post Nation, a destination for breaking news and developing stories from around the country.
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