A 12-year-old girl Girl killed, two Rescued in West Pokot Gold Mine Collapse

Gold Mine Collapse

TweetShare242SharePin242 Shares A 12-year-old girl died while two others were rescued after walls of a gold mine collapsed on them at Nasal area in West Pokot County. The Thursday evening incident occurred when the young girls were reportedly digging for the minerals. Lokitanyala Location chief Faustino Longora said the minors were aged 12, 13, and 14 and were digging earth for gold in the area when the mine collapsed burying one of them alive. Longora said the three were in the gold mines but unfortunately they were buried alive in the…

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