A pipe of a local mining company in Ak-Tyuz village, Kemin district, running along the road, burst and chemical wastes flowed into the river and onto the road.
According to local residents, the pipe runs from the gold recovery plant to the dam from the tailing dumps.
“It happened yesterday. The wastes have been flowing for 24 hours already. Uranium wastes filled the road and the river,” local residents said. (24.kg/Ukrainian metal)