Rescuers made contact with the miners locked in the mine Kuzbass

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Unliterate in photobackgrounds in the mine. Archival photoRescuers made contact with the miners locked in the mine Kuzbass© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Unliterate the image Bank

Rescuers have established contact with the three miners blocked in mine «Esaul» in Novokuznetsk as a result of collapse, told RIA Novosti the representative of EMERCOM of Russia.

«Communication with them is established, ventilation is working properly», — he said.

Mine «Esaulskaya» owned by Yuzhkuzbassugol, an affiliate of Evraz. Mine established in 1984, develops Badaevskoe coal field.

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