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The number of victims of an explosion at a coal mine in northwest China has risen to 11

386563 size1The number of victims as a result of an explosion at a mine in Shaanxi province in the north-west of China has increased to 11.

This was reported by China Central Television.
Earlier, TV informed about seven dead and four people trapped under the rubble. The incident occurred late on Monday at a facility in the city of Yan'an. According to preliminary investigation data, the cause of the explosion was a gas leak.
Local authorities clarified that 11 more victims are in the hospital, who received minor injuries and injuries. The police detained the management of the mine, an investigation is underway, writes TASS.