The remains will be sent to the Snohomish County Medical
Examiner's Office to determine the identity of the victim, along
with cause and manner of death, the county's sheriff's office
said in a statement.
The discovery brings to 42 the number of sets of remains
recovered from the landslide. It was not clear if the remains
belonged to either of the two people still listed as missing,
the sheriff's office said.
A rain-soaked hillside collapsed above the north fork of the
Stillaguamish River on March 22, unleashing a torrent of mud
that clogged the river, swallowed up a stretch of a state
highway and crushed some three dozen homes on the outskirts of
the tiny community of Oso, 55 miles northeast of Seattle.
(Reporting by Dan Whitcomb; Editing by Cynthia Johnston and
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