19 dead in China coal mine accident
Xi'an (China), Jan 13 : Nineteen miners were killed while another two remained trapped underground after a roof collapse happened in a coal mine in northwest China's Shaanxi Province, according to local authorities.
At that time, 87 people were working underground. Sixty-six of them were lifted to safety after the accident.
The search for the last two trapped miners continued. An investigation into the cause of the accident is underway.