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Hydroelectric project commander: ‘There is still a lot of air in the collapsed tunnel’

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Hydroelectric project commander: ‘There is still a lot of air in the collapsed tunnel’

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Around 7:00 a.m. this morning, while workers were working at the Da Dang – Da Chomo hydroelectric project, Pang Tieng village, Lat commune, Lac Duong district, Lam Dong province, the tunnel suddenly collapsed. The construction unit for

Tunnel door, about 500 meters from the collapse location.

Da Dang – Da Chomo hydroelectric project includes two continuous hydroelectric plants.

11:00 a.m

Lam Dong’s large rescue force is trying to bring oxygen pipes into the tunnel to help victims limit suffocation while finding a way to rescue people.

12:00

Vice Chairman of Lam Dong – Nguyen Van Yen said that the province has mobilized the police, army and related departments.

12:50 p.m

`The collapsed hydroelectric tunnel had sand, soil, and rocks mixed together. Drilling to bring the oxygen pump pipeline into the tunnel was extremely difficult. Up to this point, rescuers have only been able to drill about 10 meters because they continuously encountered

13:05

In Lat commune, Lac Luong district, the rain has stopped.

Inside the scene of the tunnel collapse.

2:20 p.m

Mr. Pham Trieu, Vice Chairman of Lac Duong District People’s Committee, said that at first the tunnel collapse was expected to be only about 6-7 m, but by this time, rescue forces had drilled into more than 10 m of the pipeline but still

3:25 p.m

Talking to VnExpress, Mr. Huynh Ngoc Canh, Director of the Department of Industry and Trade of Lam Dong province, said the initial cause may have been weak geology that caused the tunnel to collapse.

3:40 p.m

Lam Dong Provincial Police had about 50 people participating in the rescue work.

Panoramic view of Da Dang hydroelectric tunnel.

4:40 p.m

Chairman of the People’s Committee of Lat commune, where the tunnel collapse occurred, said that the rescue work has not yet brought results despite being very urgent.

17:00

Lam Dong Provincial Military Command provided a generator system and lighting system to serve the entire area.

Rock drilling trucks were brought to the scene this evening.

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