A mining pit that collapsed on Wednesday November 24 at Wassa Essikma in the Prestea Hunivali Municipality has claimed about ten lives.
Over 20 miners are reported to be in critical condition.
The disaster occurred around 8pm Wednesay night.
According to reports, team of police and officials from the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) is currently at the mining site helping to rescue the trapped miners.
Sources say at least ten of the people pulled out of the wreckage are feared dead.
Survivors are cute receiving medical attention at the Wassa Nkran community clinic.