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CAPTION ONLY: SEARCHING FOR SLIDE VICTIMS

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Heavy equipment clears rocks and mud from the Toyohama Tunnel near Furubira, Japan, Thursday to reach about 20 people trapped inside following Saturday's massive rock slide. Vowing to work day and night to unearth a buried bus, workers reported finding the first body from those missing after the cave-in. A biting wind and swirling snow added to the difficult conditions. Also hampering efforts was poor air quality inside the tunnel, the result of chemical residue from blasts and exhaust from emergency vehicles.