Two miners died in the Lviv region due to the collapse of rocks at the mine “Forest”. The head of the Independent Union of Miners of Ukraine Mykhaylo Volynets informed about this to the “Hromadske” correspondent.
According to him, the mine collapsed on the horizon of 242 m: two workers were trapped under the blockage. “The body of one deceased has been raised to the surface. He was only 22 years old. The work on raising the second miner goes on,” Volynets said.
In total there are 69 miners in the mine (21 miners in the emergency section). After the accident, the mine works in regular mode. The press service of the Lviv region reported that rescuers and police are on the spot.