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Man buried alive as tunnel collapses at Rukura village

Contributed by NAMPA.

RUNDU, 19 NOV (NAMPA) A 30-year-old man died on Tuesday after a sand tunnel collapsed on him at Rukura village in the Kavango West Region.
According to a police report, the deceased and his co-workers were working on site preparations to construct a network tower for a telecommunications company at Rukura village, situated about 75 kilometres south of Nkurenkuru.
The report says upon arrival of the police, they found the deceased's co-workers at the scene while his body was still trapped in th ...