Philippines typhoon: More than 100 dead and missing

Santiago, Isabela province, the Philippines( CNN) Rescue operations are underway in the Philippines as 49 people remain missing after Super Typhoon Mangkhut triggered a massive landslide in the country’s north, destroying hundreds of homes.

Dozens of the dead and missing are believed to be miners who were trapped inside a building buried by a landslide in the mining township of Itogon, in Benghuet province.

Eleven bodies have been recovered from the building so far, Itogon Mayor Victorio Palangdan said Monday.

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