Last Updated: Friday, November 6, 2015

Brazil iron ore mine dams burst kill 2 people, injures thirty

Two dams collapse at a Brazilian iron ore mine have claimed lives of two people and injured thirty others.

Iron mine dam burst unleashed a mix of water and ore mining residue, Globo TV reported.

Dams bursted at the Samarco iron ore mining operation. Samarco is jointly owned by the Brazilian mining company Vale and Australia's BHP Billiton.