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Colombia: Collapse of a Mine Causes Death and Destruction

Written by Gabriela Garcia Calderon OrbeTranslated by Gabriela García Calderón On 1 May 2014 @ 16:39 pm | No Comments

In Citizen Media, Colombia, Disaster, Latin America, Quick Reads, Spanish

At least three people died people and between 25 and 30 got trapped after the collapse of an illegally operated mine in the department of Cauca [1], Soutwest of Colombia, as reported [2] [es] local media on Thursday, May 1.

HSBNoticias informed on Twitter:

[PHOTOS] Rescuing efforts for finding 25 to 30 miners trapped in a mine in Cauca.

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[1] Cauca: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cauca_Department

[2] reported: http://www.elespectador.com/noticias/nacional/al-menos-tres-muertos-y-25-atrapados-derrumbe-mina-cauc-articulo-489875

[3] #Cauca: https://twitter.com/search?q=%23Cauca&src=hash

[4] http://t.co/Cm0XpWdYFq: http://t.co/Cm0XpWdYFq

[5] pic.twitter.com/6xpfKFDLS4: http://t.co/6xpfKFDLS4

[6] Mayo 1, 2014: https://twitter.com/HSBNOTICIAS/statuses/461905269169987585

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