21 miners trapped after Xinjiang coal mine accident - China DailyReuters | Updated: 11-04-2021 06:37 IST | Created: 11-04-2021 06:37 IST
Eight miners have been rescued and 21 remain trapped in a coal mine that flooded in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, state-backed newspaper China Daily reported https://bit.ly/2QfmxwJ on Sunday citing local authorities.
The accident occurred on Saturday evening when 29 miners were working at the mine in Hutubi county, in the Changji Hui autonomous prefecture, the report said.
Rescue work is underway, the newspaper said.
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