Dam Collapse in Brazil

February 4th, 2019

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A dam in the south-eastern town of Brumadinho collapsed killing 58 people. 300 more are missing with rescue efforts underway in the search for survivors. Mud is nearly 50 feet deep in some areas. The reason for the burst dam is not yet known.

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A comparison between January 24th, 2019 and January 29th, 2019 displays the extensive damage from the collapsed dam.