DPR Emergencies Ministry team rescues two Volynskaya mine workers

August 07, 2018 10:03

Donetsk, Aug 7 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic Emergencies Ministry rescuers evacuated to the surface two miners of the Volynskaya colliery following a coal face roof collapse on Monday, the Ministry’s press service reported.

“The miners were found 03:10 today and brought to the surface at 04:15. They were not hurt in the accident,” it said.

The search for their two missing colleagues is ongoing; rescuers checked 19 meters of the 49-metre long caved-in tunnel. The operation involves seven units of equipment, 47 rescuers and three psychologists.*jk