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Hardly two weeks after an underground worker with kilembe mines was hit by a Wagon crushing his intestines and died on spot inside the tunnels, another miner was in the morning of December 13, 2015 crushed by the milling machine dying instantly.

In an incident which took place at around 5:54 am the deceased who have been identified as Kisunju Enosi 19 said to have worked for only four days at the copper mining company was pulled by the conveyor belt pushing him into the stone crusher with copper stones but the attendant was able to Save his remains by switching off the machine though the head had gone.