Photo Story: The mining dam tragedy in Russia

epa07934816 A handout photo made available by Russian Emergencies Ministry shows Russian rescue workers on site after a mining dam of the gold mining technological reservoir burst on the Seiba River near the village of Shchetinkino, Krasnoyarsk Region, Russia, 19 October 2019. After the dam broke, two worker's dormitories flooded, as a result 12 people died, the fate of 13 other workers is unknown. EPA-EFE/RUSSIAN EMERGENCIES MINISTRY HANDOUT HANDOUT MANDATORY CREDIT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES

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Handout photos made available by Russian Emergencies Ministry shows Russian rescue workers on site after a mining dam of the gold mining technological reservoir burst on the Seiba River near the village of Shchetinkino, Krasnoyarsk Region, Russia.

After the dam broke, two worker’s dormitories flooded, as a result 12 people died, the fate of 13 other workers is so far unknown.

Photos: EPA-EFE/RUSSIAN EMERGENCIES MINISTRY

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