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March 2011
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Date Mine Name Location Accident Type Dead Missing1
3 Shuihualing Coal Mine Hunan Explosion 6 0
11 Jinyue No. 2 Coal Mine Hunan Explosion 6 3
11 Xincheng Coal Mine Guizhou Explosion 19 0
11 Xiangshun Gold Mine Shaanxi Asphyxiation 9 0
An initial investigation showed the accident occurred when two people allegedly sneaked into a non-operating gold pit to dig ores but became suffocated, while seven other folks who allegedly went down the pit to save the first two people also succumbed to suffocation.
16 Jiala Coal Mine Yunnan Explosion 9 0
24 Tonggou Coal Mine Jilin Explosion 11 2
28 Luoduo Coal Mine Guizhou Explosion 8 0
Totals 68 5
1 Missing miners remain listed for incidents where no follow-up news report was provided.