The bodies of two people who disappeared under the rubble during the collapse of the mines of the Asachinsky gold deposit in the Kamchatka Territory, were raised to the surface, said a representative of the mining company "Trevozhnoye Zarevo". He announced that the search for survivors had been completed.
“The second person was found dead and retrieved. The prospecting work has been completed, ”a company representative said. Previously, he reported on the death of the first tunneller.
The collapse of mines in Kamchatka occurred on January 6. Three workers managed to get to the surface on their own, two others were listed as missing. The Asachinskoye gold deposit is considered one of the main gold deposits of the South Kamchatka region.
The Asachinskoye gold deposit is located 160 kilometers from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, in the Elizovsky municipal district. The licenses for the right to use the subsoil of the Asachinsky gold deposit are held by CJSC Trevozhnoye Zarevo. The company is engaged in the extraction of gold and silver ore. This mine is one of the main gold deposits in the South Kamchatka region.