At least two people were injured when a blast struck a coal mine in Russia's Siberia in the early hours of Saturday, a local emergency official said.
The blast hit the Krasnogorskaya mine in the Kemerovo region at about 02:00am Moscow time (22:00 GMT, Friday), the official said. There have been no immediate reports on the victims, with one miner reported missing following the blast.
A total of 67 miners were in the mine when the blast occurred, the official said.
MOSCOW, July 24 (RIA Novosti)