NGHE AN — A tunnel collapse yesterday afternoon at the Nam Pong hydroelectric facility in the central province of Nghe An's Quy Chau District left two dead and five seriously injured, according to initial counts.
The injured were reported to include foreign nationals. All were hospitalised at Quy Chau General Hospital, about 15km from the facility by forest road.
A landmine explosion was believed to be the reason of the collapse, but local authorities are further investigating. — VNS