Gas outburst kills six in C.China coal mine

Updated: 2006-12-04 20:23

Relatives of trapped miners grieve while waiting for information outside a coal mine in Lianyuan, Central China's Hunan Province December 3, 2006. Fifteen miners worked underground as a gas outburst accident took place at 1 p.m. on Sunday, leaving six dead and six trapped. The local government is guiding the rescue work and the cause of the accident is under investigation. [Newsphoto]


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