More than 110 killed, 200 trapped in a jade mine accident in Myanmar – SHINE News

At least 113 people were killed, and around 200 others are trapped after a jade mine collapsed in Hpakant, northern Myanmar on Thursday, local media reported.The incident happened at around 6:30 a.m. local time.The miners were collecting stones when a “muddy wave” caused by heavy rain buried them, the fire service said in a Facebook post.The search and rescue operation is still underway.

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