Death toll at coal mine rises to 13
Two more miners were confirmed dead on Sunday after a rock burst at a coal mine in Shandong province, local authorities said. The death toll stands now at 13. Another eight miners remain trapped in a 74-meter-deep tunnel that is blocked by collapsed coal seam at both ends. The burst occurred at Longyun Coal Mining Co in Yuncheng county on Oct 20, trapping 22 people. One miner has been rescued.