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North Darfur gold mine collapses: One dead, three injured

June 19 - 2017 MELLIT
Workers climb out of a gold mine in El Ebeidiya, River Nile state, in northern Sudan (wikileaks-forum.com)
Workers climb out of a gold mine in El Ebeidiya, River Nile state, in northern Sudan (wikileaks-forum.com)

One miner died and three others were wounded when a private gold well in Mellit in North Darfur state caved in on Saturday.

Speaking from the area of Umajaj in Mellit, a witness reported that the four miners were inside when the well suddenly collapsed.

Policemen transferred the wounded and the body to the El Fasher Teaching Hospital.


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