Home / China / Society

12 dead in coal mine warehouse collapse | Updated: 2013-07-10 19:52

Twelve people were killed and one is missing after a warehouse collapsed at the construction site of a coal mine in Shanxi province, reported Wednesday.

Heavy rainfall triggered the collapse, which buried about 20 people on Tuesday night in Shouyang county in Jinzhong, local government said.

Seven were rescued in the accident.

Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349