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May 2017
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Date Mine Name Location Accident Type Dead Missing1
7 Jilinqiao Colliery Hunan Explosion 18 0
22 Dongyu Coal Mine Shanxi H2O Inundation 6 0
May 23rd Five trapped miners were lifted from the Dongyu Coal Mine at 10:20 p.m. Tuesday, twenty-three hours after a flooding in northwest China's Shanxi Province.  Six died in the accident.
May Totals 24 0
2017 Totals 91 4
1 Missing miners remain listed for incidents where no follow-up news report was provided.