MOJOKERTO - The road between Mojokerto and Batu near Malang in eastern Java, is completely blocked by a landslide in the area of the Big Forest Area Mojokerto yesterday afternoon. The landslide occurred after sustained rain lashed the area for quite some time. At the end the road that connects the cities of Mojokerto and Batu - which is an important route for east-west traffic on the island of Java - has been blocked completely. The road is covered in about one meter of sand with stones and trees.
At this moment the road between Mojokerto and Batu is completely closed. There are cleaning crew at the site to clean the road as soon as possible. No people were injured in this event.