China earthquake: Toll nears 600 amid flood fears
7 August 2014 Last updated at 01:58 BST
Almost 600 people are now known to have died in the earthquake that hit Yunnan province on Sunday, officials have said.
The 6.1-magnitude quake struck a mountainous area, destroying thousands of houses and triggering landslides.
It is still not known how many people are still missing - many remote villages are still to be reached.
Denise Hammick reports.