24 Aug 2010 10:35

Two miners killed in coal mine accident in Kemerovo

MOSCOW. Aug 24 (Interfax) - Rescuers have discovered the bodies of two coal miners, killed by falling rocks in the Voroshilov mine in Prokopyevsk, the Kemerovo region on Tuesday, NTV has reported.

There were 271 people inside the mine when the accident occurred. Two hundred and sixty-nine miners have been led out to safety.