Two miners die in rock fall at Lisova coal mine, Lviv region

Source : 112 Ukraine

The mine rock collapsed at the depth of 242 meters
14:12, 29 May 2019

Coal mine, rocks collapsed
Mykhailo Volynets/Facebook

A collapse of mine rock took place at Lisova coal mine in Lviv region, western Ukraine. Two mines who ended up under the debris lost their lives, as the mine rock collapsed at the depth of 242 meters. The local press reported that May 29, as the search and rescue works were over.

'Mine worker Mykhailo Turko and repair man Mykhailo Pavlyk were taken from under debris with no signs of life', the outlet wrote.

Related: Coal mine disaster in Luhansk region: 13 bodies brought to surface

The chronologically first mentions of the accident belong to Mykhailo Volynets, the head of Independent Association of Miners of Ukraine.

Pavlyk is survived by a wife and three children; Turko, 22 years old, worked at that mine for only nine months.

The investigation into the incident is underway.

Related: Methane blast hurts five in coal mine in Pavlohrad, southeastern Ukraine

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