2 dead, 11 trapped in flooded coal mine
BEIJING — Rescuers found two bodies in a flooded coal shaft in northwestern China, and 11 miners remained trapped today. More than 100 rescuers pumped water out of the mine shaft in Jinta, a county in Gansu province. The shaft was under construction at the time of the accident, the official Xinhua news agency said. Three miners were lifted to safety Sunday. On Saturday, 28 miners were killed in a fire inside a coal shaft in Shaanxi province.