4 missing, 1 saved after coal mine collapses in SW China

08:16, May 20, 2010      

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Four miners are missing after a coal mine collapsed in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality Wednesday, local authorities said.

Five miners were working underground when the coal bed at the Xiaowan Coal Mine collapsed at around 1 p.m. Wednesday in Zhonggang Town, Wuxi County.

One miner was lifted to the ground unhurt.

Rescuers are searching for the missing miners.



Source: Xinhua

(Editor:赵晨雁)

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