One dead in landslide, NSW

Emergency services are responding to reports of a landslide at Wentworth Falls in the Blue Mountains, NSW Police say.

About 11:40am (Wednesday 29 November 2017), emergency services were called to the Wentworth Falls Walk at Wentworth Falls, after reports a number of people had been injured.

Due to the remote location of the landslide it took rescuers some time to reach the site.

At this stage, one person has died and three others injured.

A command post has been established at the end of Falls Road and several emergency services including officers from Blue Mountains Local Area Command, Blue Mountains police rescue, Polair, NSW Ambulance, Fire & Rescue NSW, and National Parks & Wildlife Service have responded.

Members of the public are asked to avoid the area.

No further information is available at this stage.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers.

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