BRUMADINHO, Brazil | Search for Brazil dam survivors renews as death toll hits 58

BRUMADINHO, Brazil | Search for Brazil dam survivors renews as death toll hits 58

BRUMADINHO, Brazil— January 27, 2019—Brazilian rescue crews returned to mud-covered flats Sunday to resume the search for hundreds of people missing in the wake of a dam collapse after the operation was suspended for several hours over fears that a second dam was at risk of breach.

The Civil Defense office in Minais Gerais state raised the confirmed death toll to 58, with up to 300 people still missing following the avalanche of iron ore waste from a mine Friday.

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