Death toll at 245 as rescuers struggle to free more Turkish miners (87)

BreakingNews.ie 2014.05.14 20:26
Previous Back to World Home The death toll from an explosion at a coal mine in Turkey now stands at 245. The site's operator says nearly 450 of its workers have been rescued. Another 120 are still thought to be trapped, but efforts to free them are being hampered by an ongoing fire and carbon monoxide fumes.
MINER, EXPLOSION, MINE, WORKER, SOMA, COAL, Turkey