One of California's most celebrated roads, coastal Highway 101, was partially closed, with mud was two feet deep in places, while in Montecito, mud reached the roof lines of houses, as residents surveyed their damaged homes. Officials confirmed that 17 people, aged from 3 years old to 89, all residents of Montecito, were killed in the mudslides and another five were still missing. Sawyer Corey, 12 was at home with the rest of their family when the mudslides crept over their home. ‹ Slide me › Gwyneth Paltrow's $4.9 million Montecito home's 'Monet-like' gardens have been ravaged by mudslides. But the ranch, which is nestled 500 acres of gardens in the mountains of Montecito, was ravaged by Tuesday's mudslides.
Source: Daily Mail January 13, 2018 14:49 UTC