Rescuers struggle in Colombia mine

Rescue efforts continue after deadly coal mine explosion in northwestern Colombia.

    At least 17 people have been killed in a coal mine explosion in northwestern Colombia.

    Rescuers are working to reach dozens of miners who are trapped as deep as 150 metres at the San Fernando mine.

    Al Jazeera's Teresa Bo reports from the site in the town of Amaga.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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