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July 2009
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Date Mine Name Location Accident Type Dead Missing1
4 Kangjia Coal Mine Chongqing Municipality Explosion 5 0
9 Laoliaokeng Coal Mine Fujian H2O Inundation 0 7
11 Hebei Iron and Steel Mine Hebei Explosion 8 0
12 Three men, who had been trapped in a flooded mine in Guizhou Province for 25 days were rescued.  The Xinqiao Coal Mine in Qinglong County was flooded on June 17 when 16 miners were working underground.
23 Xinyongfeng Coal Mine Heilongjiang H2O Inundation 0 23
27 Yimen Coal Mine Sichuan Gantry Collapse 0 8
29 Yakou Coal Mine Yunnan H2O Inundation 5 0
1 Missing miners remain listed for incidents where no follow-up news report was provided.