Two people have died as a result of a landslide that occurred in Yamagata Prefecture in northeastern Japan, Japanese authorities said on Monday.
Tsuruoka city officials in the prefecture said that the two bodies, who were reported missing in the landslide that hit the city on Saturday, have been found, NHK reported.
The landslide damaged 10 buildings.
According to the provincial meteorological office, the city experienced a record amount of rain and snow.
The Japanese authorities had warned earlier of increasing snowfall in large areas of the country.
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