Collapsing Italian Cemetery Sends Coffins into the Sea

Bookmark(0)

No account yet? Register

A landslide off the coast of Genoa, Italy has led to the collapse of a cemetery this past Monday, causing hundreds of coffins plummeting into the sea below.

Constructed over 100 years ago, the Camogli Cemetery was located along an area of rocky seaside cliffs.  The mayor of Camogli, Francesco Olivari addressed the collapse as an “unimaginable catastrophe.”