Two miners died in a collapse at a gold mine near Chelyabinsk

Two people were killed in the collapse of rocks at the gold mine “Central” in the Chelyabinsk region. On Sunday, April 23, according to the regional Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia.

It is noted that under the rubble is one of the main roles, measures are being taken to salvage it. Earlier, the press service reported that he was taken to the hospital.

In fact the incident a criminal case under part 3 of article 143 of the criminal code — “Violation of rules of a labour safety, entailed on imprudence death of two people.” Currently circumstances are established and the guilty officials. It is noted that the mine has “Yuzhuralzoloto Group of Companies”.

Earlier on Sunday it was reported that out of the ground evacuated 163 miners. It was noted that the collapse occurred at a depth of 700 meters, on the site of the specialists of the mountain rescue team.

March 2 in Lviv region of Ukraine at the mine “Steppe” there was an explosion of methane, which led to the collapse of rock. The victims of the accident were 11 people.