Miners trapped underground
Johnny barrios, one of 33 chilean miners trapped 2,300 feet underground for 69 days in 2010 - but unlike the others, he was probably safer below as two warring women. Around 900 miners are trapped underground in south africa after a power outage, according to the mine operator the workers are stuck in the beatrix gold mine near. Since an explosion trapped 29 miners underground in a remote area of new zealand, families and friends have anxiously waited news of the rescue tami abdollah reports. Rescue services in south africa are trying to reach more than 200 illegal miners reported trapped underground in an abandoned gold shaft in a suburb 20. The rescue of 33 miners from chile's san josé mine after 69 days trapped underground was a triumph shared with the whole world but the transition back to normality. The last of the 33 miners trapped deep underground in northern chile for more than two months is rescued, amid scenes of jubilation.
Johannesburg, feb 1 (xinhua) -- the south african congress of trade unions (cosatu) on thursday said around 900 mine workers are trapped underground at the beatrix. About 950 gold miners were stuck underground in south africa on thursday after a power cut, the mine's owner said, though the workers were not reported to. Chilean miners survived 69 days trapped underground but are still being shafted four years later the 33 men are still to receive any compensation and many are. About 950 gold miners were stuck underground in south africa on thursday after a power cut, the mine’s owner said.
The sibanye gold mineshaft in south africa, where hundreds of miners are trapped underground following a power outage photograph: gianluigi guercia/afp/getty images. More than 900 miners are trapped underground in a sibanye gold mine in the free state, following an electric cable outage after a storm on wednesday night. Originally there were more than 1,000 miners stuck underground, but sixty-four were rescued overnight. Around 900 miners remained trapped underground at the sibanye-stillwater beatrix gold mine in free state as rescue operations continued.
Nearly 1,000 miners who were trapped in a south african gold mine for more than 24 hours were rescued friday the 955 men were underground at the beatrix. All 955 gold miners who were trapped underground for more than a day following a power cut resurfaced unharmed on friday, the mine’s owner sibanye gold said. Sibanye gold says this follows a severe storm which damaged power cables that supply electricity to the mine. About 950 gold miners were stuck underground in south africa on thursday after a power cut, the mine's owner said, though the workers were not reported to be in.
Hundreds of gold miners among almost a thousand trapped underground for more than a day in south africa following a power-cut resurfaced friday. Hundreds of miners are trapped underground at sibyane gold's beatrix mine in the free state.
Miners trapped underground
About 40 workers have been brought back to the surface at the sibanye-stillwater gold mine in the free state, union amcu says. All 17 miners who were stuck in an elevator underground at cargill's cayuga salt mine in new york have been rescued, a cargill spokesman says. More than 1,000 workers were left trapped underground at the mine in south africa's free state.
- About 950 gold miners were stuck underground in south africa on thursday after a power cut, the mines owner said, though the workers were not reported to.
- South african gold-mining company sibanye-stillwater has said that more than 1,000 miners trapped underground at its beatrix mine after a storm knocked out power are.
- The 955 mine workers who spent more than a day trapped underground in sibanye gold ltd’s beatrix mine in south africa following a power failure are all.
Around 900 miners are trapped in a south african gold mine following a power outage blamed on a thunderstorm which brought down electrical lines. The quecreek mine rescue took place in somerset county, pennsylvania, when nine miners were trapped underground for over 77 hours, from july 24 to 28, 2002. All 955 workers that were trapped in a south african gold mine by a power cut earlier this week have been safely freed the workers had been trapped since wednesday. By ben sheppard about 950 gold miners were stuck underground in south africa on thursday after a power cut, the mine's owner said, though the workers were not.