At Least 50 Gold Miners Die in East Congo, Adding to String of Deadly Accidents

At minimum fifty miners died soon after flooding at an unregulated gold mine in the

At minimum fifty miners died soon after flooding at an unregulated gold mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a nearby official reported, adding to the fatal tally of latest incidents at illegal and compact-scale mines close to the establishing globe.

The mainly¬†young victims have been performing at a huge, unregulated mine in the east of the nation Friday when drinking water from a nearby river flooded 3 tunnels following torrential rains, in accordance to the provincial governor, Theo Kasi. Provincial officers reported they believed at minimum fifty employees have been…