Pre-historic burial mound unearthed by modern gravediggers

Workers expanding a modern cemetery on the outskirts of Krasnoyarsk, Siberia, discovered the mound they were leveling was a pre-historc kurgan of a Scythian-type culture from the first millennium B.C. The burial mound met the business end of the cemetery’s bulldozer in 2018, but was not archaeologically excavated until 2021. Excavations continued this summer, revealing …