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Thirty four miners trapped in Bosnia mine after earthqauke

Sep 05, 2014    

Sarajevo Thirty-four miners remained trapped inside a Bosnian coal mine on Friday after an earthquake triggered a gas explosion and caved in two tunnels."Of 56 miners that were in the mine, 22 made it back to the surface and 34 are still in the affected zone," said Esad Civic, manager at the Raspotocje mine in Zenica."We are communicating with them. They are doing well and have enough clean air to wait for the arrival of rescueteams."He said two tunnels had collapsed. Earlier reports said only eight people were trapped.The miners are in a tunnel that was not affected by the...

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