Fortunately no one was injured in a Chinese landslide that was caught on video.
A geologist blogs about that here.
Here in Corvallis there are plenty of homes on steep slopes, just as there are in Portland, north of us, where the first part of this video was filmed:
Over 4,000 people died in landslides last year.
Probably the worst landslides recently were those in China, in 2017 —
— and in the US state of Washington in 2014:
Landslides that happen in or around water, of course, cause a big splash. People often perish as a result, because there is no warning before it happens.
That holds the record for the biggest wave ever.
Here is more information about landslides from US Geological Survery.
Featured image: USGS