A miner died in a bauxite mine in Jajce

Miner Branko Jurkic died in an accident in the bauxite mine “Crvene stijene” in Jajce. On the basis of the Cantonal Operational Centre Travnik’s report, the Federal Operational Centre for Civil Protection stated that accident had occurred during ore drilling. Jurkic died when he was brought to the emergency room. 41-year old miner left behind a wife and four children.

Ivo Marjanovic and Mensur Vrebac were also injured in the accident, but fortunately they are already at home. According to the first information from the Ministry of the Interior of the Central Bosnia Canton, there was an explosion in the mine.



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