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May 2012
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Date Mine Name Location Accident Type Dead Missing1
2 Junyuan No. 2 Coal Mine Heilongjiang H2O Inundation 10 3
On May 19th, one miner was found alive after being trapped in the flooded mine for 17 days.  Rescuers said the man is in a stable condition after receiving medical treatment at a local hospital.
4 Congshan Coal Mine Hunan Hoisting 0 6
5 Jinrisheng Coal Mine Anhui Mine Subsidence 3 0
6 Zhongtian Hechuang Hulusu Coal Mine Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region Falling Object 4 0
10 Abandoned Ore Mine Guizhou Asphyxiation 6 0
11 Jiazhuang Coal Mine Hebei Fire 5 0
15 Hongshan Coal Mine Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Explosion 6 0
17 Qisi Coal Mine Hunan Explosion 6 0
19 Zhujin Copper Mine Gansu Asphyxiation 0 5
20 Qingshui No. 2 Colliery Liaoning Cave-in 9 0
21 Dongyuan Luxi Coal Mine Yunnan Cave-in 0 7
May Totals 49 22
2012 Totals 195 62
1 Missing miners remain listed for incidents where no follow-up news report was provided.