Last Updated: Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Russian coal mine flooding disaster: 4 missing

At least four miners are missing in a coal mine flooding disaster in Kemerovo region of Russia.
The coal mine flooding was caused at construction work at Osinnikovskaya.

Others 139 miners however managed o escape the flooding in the coal mine. Three of the miners have sustained minor injuries.

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Immediately after the coal mine flooding, Kemerovo Region Gov. Aman Tuleyev set a three-day deadline for local mining companies to have a safety check in their industries.

The mine is owned by EvrazHolding which is also the Russia's largest steelmaker.

Original post: Natural Disasters List March 27, 2013