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July 2011
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Date Mine Name Location Accident Type Dead Missing1
2 Niupeng Coal Mine Guizhou H2O Inundation 23 0
2 Heshan Coal Mine Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Cave-in 20 0
Two miners were rescued on July 10th, 180 hours after the entrapment.
2 Jinwan Coal Mine Gansu Explosion 5 0
Five people were killed in a coal mine accident that was kept under wraps up for over 40 days in Northwest China's Gansu province.
7 Zaozhuang Fangbei Coal Mine Shandong Fire 3 28
Three rescuers died of heat stroke in fighting a coal mine fire on Sunday in East China's Shandong province, according to the rescue headquarters of Zaozhuang Fangbei Coal Mine.
7 Xinyuan Coal Mine Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Explosion 4 0
10 Zhengdong Iron Ore Mine Shandong H2O Inundation 4 20
17 Guomin Coal Mine Heilongjiang Explosion 6 0
Six people were killed in a coal mine explosion that had been covered up for 13 days.
Totals 63 48
1 Missing miners remain listed for incidents where no follow-up news report was provided.