LKAB's mine in Kiruna Kiruna mine fire out 2 Published tisdag 9 april 2013 kl 19.09 The fire at the LKAB mine in Kiruna has been put out. No one was injured in the blaze, which broke out in a truck 740 meters under ground at around 3:00 PM local time. There were around 300 people in the mine at the time. Related Fire at Kiruna mine Eye on the Arctic Our journalism is based on credibility and impartiality. Swedish Radio is independent and not affiliated to any political, religious, financial, public or private interests. Find out more about how we work (in Swedish).