September 22, 2019

Cerrejón reports

Cerrejón regrets to inform that an accident occurred at kilometre 83 of the railway line at 8:30 am, involving the southbound train. A wayuu person died in the accident.

Mr. Petchon Arpushana (65 years old) was a member of the Merra community in the rural area of the municipality of Uribia.

The competent authorities arrived at the site and will undertake the pertinent enquiries.

Cerrejón would like to express our sincerest condolences to the family. We are ready to provide all possible collaboration and support to the community.