At the break of a dam of a mine in Brumadinho, in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais (southeast), ‘several dead’ cases.
That has a person in charge of the fire Friday, the reported. A precise balance he gave not. There is preliminary spralke of a few injuries and no deaths.
Other sources agree, however, about 200 missing persons.
The dam that Friday broke, the mining giant Vale, the incident confirmed and said that ” full priority is given to the protection of the lives of workers and residents’.
In the mine is iron ore.
By the breakage of the dam was the region around the town of Brumadinho in the state of Minas Gerais flooded by mud. Many had to be evacuated. Brumadinho is located approximately six miles from the place of the disaster.
Three years ago, a similar disaster occurred in Brazil, with a dam of the same mining giant. This came at a time when 19 people.