60 people buried by an Indonesian gold mine collapse.

February 28, 2019 in mining

At least 60 people are feared to have been buried by a landslide at an illegal Indonesian gold mine.

The collapse has occurred in the Bolaang Mongondow area, on the island of Sulawesi.
one person had been found dead and at least 13 rescued by 0500 on 27 February 2019.

“It is estimated that as many as 60 people are buried under landslide and rock material.