Miners at a mine, March 2016
All miners were evacuated from the mine “Zarechnaya” in the Kemerovo region where there was a fire, informs “RIA Novosti” with reference to a source in the administration of the city of polysaevo, where is mine. “All men are brought to the surface affected is not among them”, — said the Agency interlocutor. In the Kemerovo region administration TASS confirmed this information.
A source in the administration “Zarechnaya” has confirmed “to Interfax” information that there were no injuries. According to him, the rescuers managed to cope with fire at the mine.
The fire became known earlier on Friday. The reason, as reported, became a burning transformer substation.
Just was in mine 103 miners. The source of “RIA Novosti” in the emergency services said that four of the evacuated miners sought medical help for carbon monoxide poisoning and injuries.
A source in operational staff on the spot reported to “Interfax” that the preliminary cause of the fire was a malfunction of electrical equipment. Another source in the emergency services stated that, “according to preliminary data, in the mine caught fire cables, which resulted in the release of toxic fumes”.