Three employees dead after accident at ArcelorMittal Vanderbijlpark

Three workers who were trapped in the rubble after an explosion at major South African steelmaker ArcelorMittal Vanderbijlpark have been found dead, local news providers said on Thursday February 18.

Early on February 17, a portion of a stack at one of the mill’s coke batteries fell onto a control room where three employees were working, trapping them under the rubble. Rescue teams worked throughout the night to locate the trio. On Thursday morning, the National...


Vlada Novokreshchenova

February 18, 2021

14:25 GMT