MOSCOW, May 01, /ITAR-TASS/. One worker died as a result of a cave-in at a mine in Yakutia, the Emergencies Ministry told ITAR-TASS on Thursday, May 1.
The accident occurred at the mine Udachny in the town of the same name. “A drilling machine with the operator was trapped under the rock after the cave-in. Rescuers removed the worker from under the debris but he showed no signs of life,” the ministry said.
The accident did not disrupt the mine’s operations.