2 killed, 13 injured in north China coal mine accident

July 9, 2019 in Latest News, mining

Two people were killed and thirteen injured in a coal mine accident in north China’s Shanxi Province, local authorities said Monday (08 July).

The accident happened on Sunday afternoon in a coal mine of Shanxi Tongmei Group, when poisonous gas leaked to a working platform, killing two miners and injuring 13, according to Shanxi administration of coal mine safety.