Report – Special correspondent in Tikika, Papua
The Papua police have established an investigation into the cause of the collapsed tunnel at the Big Gossan underground training facility at the PT Freeport Indonesia mine, an official has announced.
Papua police chief Inspector-General Tito Karnavian said it was crucial to know whether negligence played a part in the May 14 accident that killed 28 workers and injured 10 others.
He said the investigation team would cooperate with related institutions, including the Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry’s mining inspectorate and geologists. Read more »