Four Killed in Baghlan Coal Mine Explosion
Local officials in Baghlan province confirmed that at least four workers were killed in an explosion in a coal mine in the Tala-Wa-Barfak district of the province.
Afghan Voice Agency (AVA)_Abdul Ahad Barfaki, the district governor of #Tala-Wa-Barfak said that the incident took place yesterday in Barfak village of the district.
He said that so far the body of a worker has been pulled out from under the #rubble and the rest of the dead are still under the rubbles .
According to #Mr.Barfaki, people have been sent to the scene to exhume the bodies of the victims.
He added that the high concentration of methane gas in the #coal_mine caused the explosion.