17 dead, hundreds trapped in Turkish coal mine (46)

The Malta Independent 2014.05.13 23:39
Update 1 An explosion and a fire Tuesday killed at least 17 workers at a coal mine in western Turkey and trapped another 200 or more underground, the country's disaster agency said as it launched a massive rescue operation. A power distribution unit exploded Tuesday afternoon at a mine in the town of Soma, local official Mehmet Bahattin Atci told reporters.
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