One man killed in Alentejo mine accident

in World · 14-02-2019 09:55:00 · 0 Comments

One man was killed and another seriously injured as the result of an accident inside the Fetais Mine, located in Malha Ferro in Aljustrel, near Beja in the Alentejo.

The two men, both mechanics, were dragged into a pit 40 metres deep inside a 4×4 open box van, which fell from a height of more than 300 metres. The incident happened yesterday morning; an investigation has been launched.


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