Ministry of Emergency Situations: as a result of the tragedy at the Listvyazhnaya mine, 46 miners and 6 rescuers were killed 52 people. This information was confirmed by the Emergencies Ministry, RIA Novosti reports.
As a result of the tragedy, 46 miners and 6 rescuers were killed.
Earlier, an underground electrician Alexander Ilchuk, who worked in Belovo, said that on the day of the tragedy it was not a fire that started – an explosion thundered there. According to him, workers who were at the epicenter of the explosion died immediately.