Hundreds of Homes Destroyed or Damaged in Montecito Mudslides

Mudslides destroyed roughly 100 homes in Montecito, California, on Tuesday, January 9, after heavy rainfall drenched the area, officials said. Hundreds more were damaged.

The Los Angeles Times reported that at least 17 people died, with the death toll expected to rise as rescuers continued to search homes. Credit: Santa Barbara County Fire Department via Storyful