Mine blast in Donetsk region leaves 10 injured

Mine blast in Donetsk region leaves 10 injured

Ukrinform
An explosion rocked the coal mine, operated by the Pokrovsk Mine Management, located in the village of Udachne, Pokrovsk District, Donetsk Region.

The incident was reported by the press service of the regional office of the State Emergency Service, Ukrinform wrote.

The explosion occurred in the northern field conveyor lane, on the 815 m horizon, at about 05:12 Kyiv time.

Read also: Ukraine coal stocks up on month – state agency

According to preliminary reports, 10 miners were injured in the blast. The affected workers were hospitalized in the Pokrovsk-based Central District Hospital.

The cause and other circumstances of the incident are being investigated.

A response and rescue team is working at the scene.

im


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website ukrinform.net not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website ukrinform.net and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2021 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-