Rescue workers evacuated all the miners form the mine Stepnaya in Lviv region, where an explosion occurred this morning, which led to the rockfall. The press-service of the State Emergency Service.
As we reported earlier, an explosion occurred on the mine #10 Stepnaya at OJSC LvivVugillya in Lviv region. The explosion led to the rock fall.
According to the preliminary data, there were 172 miners down in the mine, 34 of them on the emergency area. Eight of them died.