Tag Archives: China mine disaster 2010

Flood Traps 28 in China Mine

A flood in a coal mine in south-west China has trapped 28 people, state media reported. The accident occurred at 11:00am (local time) near the city of Neijiang in Sichuan province, Xinhua reported, citing local authorities.

Hope fades for China miners

Rescuers said there was little hope that 11 missing miners survived a gas leak in a central Chinese coal mine that killed 26 of their colleagues, after Chile offered help in the operation. Du Bo, the deputy director of the

China: Methane blast kills 20 miners

A China coal mine accident has killed 20 miners and left another 17 missing underground, the government said on Saturday (local time), in the latest tragedy highlighting appalling safety conditions in the nation’s mines. The mine in the central province