One dead, three missing after Mponeng fall-of-ground incident

November 5, 2017

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A search and rescue operation is under way at AngloGold Ashanti’s Mponeng mine, near Carletonville, following a seismic activity-triggered fall-of-ground incident on Thursday morning. Four workers have been rescued; however, AngloGold confirmed to Mining Weekly Online that there was one confirmed fatality, with three employees still missing underground, their wellbeing unknown.

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