Nine Brazil firefighters trapped in cave collapse have died - Official

Nine Brazil firefighters trapped in cave collapse have died - Official
Handout picture released from Sao Paulo State's Military Police on October 31, 2021 showing firefighters working to rescue civilian firefighters buried in a cave after a collapse in Altinopolis, Sao Paulo state, Brazil.Sao Paulo State's Military Police / AFP

Agency Report

Nine firefighters died Sunday in Brazil's Sao Paulo State after the roof of a cave in which they were training collapsed.

According to authorities said, the death toll has raised from three to nine.

"There were nine dead and one person rescued. No more victims at the site," the Sao Paulo fire department said on Twitter.

Earlier, officials had said there were three dead and six missing.

AFP

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