2 Killed In Polish Coal Mine Accident
Faizan Hashmi 1 month ago Fri 05th March 2021 | 01:20 AM
Warsaw, March 4 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 5th Mar, 2021 ) :Two men were killed and two others injured when an underground wall collapsed in a Polish coal mine on Thursday, the local mayor reported.
PGG initially reported the two dead miners as missing and a rescue operation with dozens of workers lasted for hours following the collapse of the wall 665 metres (2,182 feet) underground.
"Two miners were killed and two were injured. Our thoughts are with the families and loved ones of the victims. I would like to pay tribute to the miners -- their hard work and dedication," he wrote.
Poland still relies on coal for around 80 percent of its power and coal mines provide more than 80,000 jobs.