Twenty-seven dead, thirteen injured following bus accident involving Hochschild Mining workers in Peru

Hochschild Mining said on Friday that 27 workers were killed while 13 more injured in a road accident in Peru involving a bus operated by one of the precious metals miner’s contractors. The bus was transporting workers from Hochschild’s Pallancata operation to the city of Arequipa in the south of Peru, the London-listed miner said.… Read More Twenty-seven dead, thirteen injured following bus accident involving Hochschild Mining workers in Peru

Dozens dead as bus careens off cliff following collision with truck in Peru

At least 36 people died on Tuesday when the bus on which they were traveling collided with a truck and careened off a cliff along a sharply curving highway north of the capital, Lima, local police said. The accident took place on the Panamericana Norte highway near the area of Pasamayo. “It’s a dangerous curve… Read More Dozens dead as bus careens off cliff following collision with truck in Peru