Landslide on Gastineau Avenue sees homes damaged

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    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - On Monday, a landslide occurred in the area above 187 Gastineau Avenue at approximately 6:20 pm.

    Capital City Fire Rescue, the Juneau Police Department, and the City and Borough of Juneau were on scene coordinating the response.

    According to CBJ The landslide damaged two homes in the area and displaced some homeowners; no injuries have been identified at this time. Streets are closed surrounding the slide area and residents in the area have been asked to evacuate.

    A large amount of debris is in the streets, CBJ said street crews will clear the area this morning with the onset of daylight conditions.

    The Red Cross is supporting residents impacted by the landslide and the surrounding evacuation order.

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