Email a Friend
Search for illegal miner ends
Emergency services have called off a search for an illegal miner in Durban Deep near Roodepoort.
JOHANNESBURG - Emergency services have ended their search for an illegal miner, who was trapped in an old mine shaft, in Durban Deep near Roodepoort on the West Rand.
Rescue workers searched for the man for 16 hours on Friday, covering a distance of three kilometres underground.
It was believed the man was still alive.
Emergency services say the area has become unsafe due to falling rock walls.
‘Current mechanisms continue to fail rape culture victims’
CT man selling drugs to pupils arrested in an undercover operation
Masutha awaits outcome of audit into R378 mln prison tender
ACDP calls on South Africans to remove corrupt leaders
Zuma: Compensation of land to restore dignity of those evicted
‘Process of appointing teachers riddled with inconsistencies’