At a coal mine in Iran, an explosion occurred, causing under stones still remain at least 90 workers.

In
Wednesday in a coal mine “Seminart” North-Eastern province of Golestan occurred
the explosion, which at least 90 miners were buried under
in the rubble. This information provided the head of Iran emergency
medical aid PIR Hossein Coliand.

“50
people are under the rubble in the southern part of the mine, [and] 40 – in the Northern part”,
– reported Coliand reporters.

He said that 28 miners were sent to hospital, but did not provide any details
status of victims.

Earlier
Iranian media reported that the blast in the stone trap mine
turned out to be about 50 people. This was stated by the head of
emergency Golestan Sadek Ali Moghadam.

On
coal mine “Seminart” employs about 500 miners.

We will remind, last year the exploded coal mine in the Russian Komi Republic, killing 36 people .

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