"It Is a Sad Day for South Africa" -- Mineral Resources Minister - Presented by: The Aol. On Network

South Africa's worst mining accicent in five years has claimed at least eight lives, and one person is still missing. It happened here at the Harmony gold mine near Johannesburg. The accident was reportedly triggered by an earthquake Tuesday evening, which caused a fire and rock fall. Rescuers had to make their way through smoke and debris to rescue eight other miners who managed to escape. The bodies of the victims are now being recovered.

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