Collapse kills miner in Kryvyi Rih

12:20, 06 June 2017
Ukraine
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A collapse was reported on June 6, at 08:55 at Kryvyi Rih’s Oktyabrska coal mine, according to the press office of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine.

Photo from UNIAN

At 10:03 the rescue team discovered the body of a miner, born in 1979, who was killed in the accident.

The efforts are being made to lift the body onto the surface.

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