Collapse of Leye tunnel in Guangxi


At about 6:00 p.m. on September 10, a tunnel under construction in Leye County, Baise City, Guangxi Province collapsed, trapping nine construction workers. On the morning of November 11, Nandu reporter learned from the relevant departments of Leye County that the oldest and youngest of the trapped people were 57 years old and 24 years old. As of 5:00 a.m. on the 11th, no signs of life were found, and rescue work was still in tense progress.
It is reported that during the tunnel construction at 540 meters from the left hole of Leye Avenue in Leye County, a rock collapse occurred at the top of the tunnel, trapping 9 workers who were working in the tunnel. After receiving the news of the accident, Baise City and Leye County set up emergency rescue agencies, started the emergency response mechanism, formulated rescue plans, and organized rescue personnel in various ways to carry out the accident rescue and disposal work.