Nine coal miners trapped after disintegrate in northern Mexico

MEXICO CITY — A cave-in at a coal mine in northern Mexico trapped 9 miners Wednesday, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador stated.
The president tweeted that the coincidence took place withinside the metropolis of Sabinas withinside the border kingdom of Coahuila. He stated ninety two soldiers, professionals and 4 puppies have been on the scene supporting rescue efforts.
The Coahuila kingdom authorities stated in a assertion that the disintegrate happened after the miners breached a neighboring location full of water.
The mine started out operations this year, and the neighborhood authorities stated it had now no longer acquired any court cases or reviews of preceding incidents. Sabinas is ready 70 miles southwest of Eagle Pass, Texas.
Local media shops said that a miner controlled to get away the disintegrate and alerted authorities.
Milenio tv stated spouse and children of the trapped miners accrued outdoor the mine anticipating information.
In June and July of 2021, cave-ins at Coahuila mines claimed the lives of 9 miners.
Mexico’s worst mining coincidence additionally happened in Coahuila on Feb. 19, 2006, while an explosion ripped via the Pasta de Conchos mine even as seventy three miners have been inside. Eight have been rescued with accidents together with severe burns. The relaxation died and handiest in their our bodies have been recovered.
López Obrador’s management promised years in the past to get better the last sixty three our bodies, a enormously technical enterprise that has nonetheless now no longer begun.