Clandestine gold mine collapses, Colombia, three missing

Posted on April 13, 2012 • Filed under: Colombia, Latin America Mining

The accident occurred in Marmato, Caldas municipality. The incident occurred at 4:10 pm on Thursday at the mine called “El Caliche”, located in the Cerro El Burro. This mine does not have the mining rights for gold mining. The collapse occurred at the main entrance of the mine where major efforts were made ​​operational. Following the avalanche, three miners who were working are missing. Read Article

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