'17 killed' in mudslide, 'one more victim' found

The body of one more person killed in a Washington state mudslide was found in the debris field where searchers are scouring the muck for about 90 people missing nearly a week after the disaster, a county official said.

Snohomish County Executive Director Gary Haakenson said that person was not included in the official death toll of 17, which remained steady.

The new remains appeared to bring to 10 the number of victims that authorities have said have been found but not yet identified or added to the official death toll.

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Washington mudslide death toll rises to 24

The number of people killed after a devastating mudslide in Washington State has risen to 24, authorities confirmed. The tally of the missing was revised down even further to 22 from 30.