In Kazakhstan the mine three people were killed due to release of methane

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Three people died as a result of the release of methane in the mine in the Karaganda region of Kazakhstan, told RIA Novosti the official representative of the Committee of emergency situations, Ministry of internal Affairs of Republic Ruslan Imankulov.

«Today, 31 August 2017, about four o’clock in the morning in the town of Shakhtinsk, Karaganda region on mine. Kazakhstankaya owned by «Arcelor Mittal Temirtau» there was a sudden release of methane. In the mine, according to preliminary data, there was 136 people. While at an emergency site, according to preliminary data, remained 4,» Imankulov said.

He informed that «according to currently available information, 3 people without signs of life was discovered by mine workers».

«Specialists of professional militarized emergency rescue service of the Committee of industrial development and industrial safety of the Ministry for investment and development,» he said.

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