Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Shanxi landslide kills 3, buries 4


A landslide at an open pit coal mine in north China's Shanxi Province has claimed lives of at least three people and buried four others, Xinhua reported.

Landslide occurred at the mine belonging to Shengkai Coal Mining Co., Ltd. in Jiaokou County of Luliang City.

China mine disasters are the deadliest in the world.

Original post: Natural Disasters List November 27, 2013