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Five People Feared Dead, Eight Others In Critical Condition After A Gold Mine Collapsed In Kakamega

Reports of a collapsed gold mine that has killed five people and injuring eight other at Bushiangala, Ikolomani in Kakamega county emerged online.

According to the reports, the bizarre accident occurred today at Bushiangala where several men were working at a Gold mine quarry. Reports indicated that the quarry collapsed due to unknown reasons.

Good Samaritans rushed to the scene to try and rescue the victims. Eight people were safely evacuated from the site and rushed to the nearby hospital in critical condition.

Further reports indicated that two people died on arrival at the hospital while three others were feared to have dued on the spot after succumbing to critical injuries.

Indeed it was a sad moment for the people of Ikolomani for losing such great people who had gone to work hard to bring food to the table for their families. The tragedy has left a huge gap and insurmountable pain to bear. May their souls rest in peace.

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Bushiangala Ikolomani Kakamega

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