Dam wall slump at Cadia

DAM: Emergency services are on site at Cadia. Photo: SUPPLIED.

DAM: Emergency services are on site at Cadia. Photo: SUPPLIED.

 A section of the wall of the North Tailing Dam at Cadia has collapsed.

A range of technical specialists are currently onsite assessing the situation.

Inspectors from the Resources Regulator are onsite monitoring the situation and working closely with other agencies, including NSW State Emergency Service, NSW Police and the Dam Safety Committee. 

The incident occurred at approximately 6.30pm on Friday.

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