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Disaster: Three Illegal Miners Trapped In Abandoned Mine

Disaster: Three Illegal Miners Trapped In Abandoned Mine
Disaster: Three Illegal Miners Trapped In Abandoned Mine

AT least three illegal miners were yesterday evening trapped in a disused Sirius Mine in Mhondoro-Ngezi when a mine shaft they were working in collapsed.

Although a report was yet to be made to the provincial mines and police offices this morning, Chief Ngezi Peter Pasipamire confirmed the accident which happened near his homestead.

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“I can confirm that there has been a mineshaft collapsed that occurred yesterday. Three people are still trapped underground,” he said.

He also said there was a road traffic accident near the mine site that is believed to have claimed two lives. Herald

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