Body of one of the victims of the quarry collapse was recovered

Authorities rescued the body of one of the victims of the road that collapsed into a mine pit in Borba.

According to JN, the body of Gualdino Pita, one of the two workers who died in the collapse, was recovered. He was accompanied by João Xavier, 58, from Pardais, Vila Viçosa. They were imprisoned on the bulldozer that was working on Monday.

The confirmed fatalities were staff from the A.L.A Almeida mining company. The disappearance of a third employee has not been confirmed.

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