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5/14/16

Peru: Six miners dead in gold mine accident

The location is the Santa Rosa gold mine in La Libertad, owned by the Comarsa company of the infamous Sanchez-Paredes family. According to initial reports at 11:30 last night a rock fall buried six employees at the mine, including machine operators, two geologists and the shift manager. All are presumed killed in the event, the company is currently in rescue mode but sadly, only expects to retrieve the bodies.