Three people died in small illegal coalmine in occupied part of Donetsk oblast 09/01/2020 14:39:54. Total views 413. Views today — 0.

Three people have died in an inactive mine in the occupied territory of Donetsk oblast. This is said in the report of the so-called "Ministry of Emergency Situations of the DNR".

"Three people born in 1966, 1969 and 1972 died in an open area of a non-functioning mine located in the Shakhtarsk district between the villages of Mykhaylivka and Novoorlivka on August 31", - it said.

It is also noted that "the mine rescuers, who measured the gas situation in the mine, found the bodies of the dead 15-18 meters from the mine mouth and released them to the surface".