Two people died in a mine accident in Zavidovići
Today, a mine accident occurred in the area of Zavidovići, in which two hunters were killed by mine.
Accident happened in a mine risk area properly marked with signs that clearly warn of the existence of a potential mine danger.
The area is located within the project for demining Svinjašnica Pašin konak, which realization is expected in the coming period.
The evacuation of victims from the scene of the accident, as well as the investigation about the reasons that led to the mine accident are ongoing.
The Mine Action Center warns once again, that the mine danger has been confirmed in 118 municipalities in BiH, with an estimate that there are still about 180,000 more mines in those areas.
In Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1,767 people have been killed by mines so far, out of which 618 have died.