- November 25, 2020
- Posted in LOCAL
Dozens of miners were trapped at Renmine in Bindura today after a disused mine shaft collapsed while they were underground.
Former ZMF regional rep Mr Victor Rupende confirmed the development and said the actual number of trapped miners is currently unknown.
“It is true there has been a tragic accident here in Bindura. The actual number of the trapped artisanal miners underground is unknown. So far six badly injured miners with broken limbs have been rescued,” said Rupende.
Freda Rebacca mine engineers are reported to be on site coordinating rescue efforts.
ASM industry is currently under scrutiny as mine accidents surge.
This is a developing story…