Mine collapses in Kemerovo Region, 7 miners evacuated
NOVOSIBIRSK, Mar 12 (PRIME) -- Rescuers have evacuated seven miners from the emergency section of the Karagailinskaya mine in the Prokopyevsky district of the Kemerovo Region, where the rock collapsed, a representative of local emergency services told PRIME on Tuesday.
A total of 59 people were in the mine at the moment of collapse, including seven people on the emergency section. One miner was hurt.
The mine continues operations.