Rescuers find extra tire of bus buried in JSC Maikainzoloto's collapsed gold mine

Rescuers find extra tire of bus buried in JSC Maikainzoloto's collapsed gold mine
Photo credit: Pavlodar region's emergencies department

An extra tire belonging to the bus which plunged into the collapsed gold mine of JSC Maikainzoloto early January was found on Monday, Kazinform News Agency reports citing the local emergencies authorities.

The search for the missing bus was launched 26 days ago. 

The wheel is the largest part of the vehicle found at the accident site.

On the night of January 4, a bus carrying three rescuers fell under ground as rockfall occurred in the territory of JSC Maikainzoloto. The rockfall depth is about 150 meters, its length is 150-200 meters, and the width is about 500 meters. The bodies of two people were found immediately. Search for other two people is ongoing.

 

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