Sinkhole swallows explosives truck

AN EXPLOSIVES truck and integrated tool carrier were swallowed by a sinkhole in October, the Western Australian Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety has revealed. The incident is understood to have occurred at Golden Grove’s Gossan Hill polymetallic mine.

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Vehicles swallowed by sinkhole

While both vehicles were unoccupied at the time, there were four workers in the area who were lucky to escape injury.

DMIRS released a report on the incident a few days ago.