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He was asphyxiated in the Martanesh mine, the 50-year-old was sent by helicopter to Tirana

He was asphyxiated in the Martanesh mine, the 50-year-old was sent by helicopter

Shyqyri Elezi, the miner who suffocated in the gallery, where there was a gas leak, left by helicopter for Tirana. He received first aid at Bulqiza hospital.

The 50-year-old remained trapped in the mine after a gas explosion occurred while he was welding. Several other miner colleagues came to his aid, two of whom were taken to Bulqiza hospital as a result of suffocation.

The event took place at noon today at the Martanesh mine. According to preliminary information, Elezi is out of danger for life, but was sent for a more specialized service in Tirana.

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