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Miners Trapped

Rescued Miners Face Charges For Illegal Gold Mining

AP | Posted 02.17.2014 | World

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African police say 11 miners who were trapped by debris in an abandoned mine shaft and later rescued face charges of illeg...

83 Trapped In Landslide In Tibetan Gold Mine Area

AP | DIDI TANG | Posted 05.29.2013 | World

BEIJING — No signs of life have been detected at a gold mining site in a mountainous area of Tibet more than 24 hours after a massive landslide ...

65 Miners Trapped

AP | Posted 07.22.2012 | World

HARARE, Zimbabwe -- Sixty-five miners are awaiting rescue underground at a platinum mine on Tuesday after conveyor equipment collapsed in southern Zim...

Miners Trapped For Days, Government Asks For Help

AP | FRANKLIN BRICENO | Posted 04.09.2012 | World

LIMA, Peru -- Peru's government appealed to mining companies on Sunday for heavy equipment and experts to help free nine miners trapped for four days ...

2 Miners Dead After Wall Collapse At Kentucky Mine

Posted 12.28.2011 | Green

Darrel Winstead and Samuel Lindsey, two Kentucky miners, have died after becoming trapped on Friday when a wall collapsed at the Armstrong Coal Compan...

2 Miners Reportedly Trapped After Wall Collapses At Kentucky Mine

Posted 12.28.2011 | Green

Two miners became trapped on Friday after a wall collapsed at the Armstrong Coal Company's Equality Boot Mine, located in Centertown, Ohio County, Ken...