Liberia: Mudslide is said to have killed two illicit miners and injured several other persons at a local gold mine in Grand Cape Mount County, a local Journalist Donso Sheriff has told Bridge Radio Africa. The incident occurred early Tuesday Morning about 4:00am. The victims, Momoh Dassen and Larzo left their homes between 3-4am to dig gold at Massakpalor and Bamgoma gold mining sites in Grand Cape Mounty County, Tewor District.
The body of the two dead miners have since been buried. Meanwhile, the Liberia National Police, along with a team from the Ministry of Internal Affairs, National Disaster Management, Liberian National Red Cross and County Health team are currently searching for more bodies from the wreckage. Details to follow!