Miners Trapped Underground After Blast, Feared Dead

The explosion site in Uricani, Romania (photo: Mediafax)

Up to six miners in Romania are believed to be trapped deep underground, after an explosion occured in a mine in Uricani, Romania. Rescue teams have already descended underground in a bid to save the victims. Two members of the Romanian cabinet also rushed to the scene, the secretary of the interior, Traian Igaş, and the labour secretary, Ioan Botiş.
Five or six electricians were working in the mine at the moment of the blast and no information have transpired so far about their fate. Sources fear the worst about the workers trapped beneath, but medics are on alert to give the victims first aid after they are brought to the surface.

Commission this story

www.taskforcetv.com

 

Advertisements

One Trackback to “Miners Trapped Underground After Blast, Feared Dead”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: