More than dozen injured in mining accident in Velenje

Velenje, 26 July - Fourteen miners were injured as a stope collapsed at the Velenje coal mine on Monday, but they managed to get out of the pit by themselves. They all sustained light injuries and are recovering at home, Janez Rošer, the CEO of the mining company Premogovnik Velenje, told reporters on Tuesday.

The Velenje coal mine.
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