According to the spokesman, exploded at a depth of some 800 meters of a mixture of oxygen and methane gas. The fire brigade and rescue service are looking for possible victims and survivors.also Read Explosion in Iranian mine: two dead, certainly 80 colliers decomp
The my is since 1968 in use, and a few years ago, modernized. The shafts and corridors go down to a depth of 1,100 meters. Operator OKD is since april again in public, after financial problems. Work there are around 9,500 people for the mining company, that this year is about 5 million tons of coal produced.