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35 the German miners are rescued from a mine shaft, which collapsed due to the explosion

35 the German miners are rescued from a mine shaft, which collapsed due to the explosion

German emergency services on Friday the 35 miners, in a mine shaft in Eastern Germany, the municipality of Teutschenthal has been saved, write German media. The shaft was shattered by the explosion. Two people have been injured.

At about 9: 00, a distress signal is sent from the mine. The workers were sitting at around 700 metres deep in a protected room, with oxygen, have been provided.

The police had get in touch with the people. One miner was seriously injured and another slightly wounded, said a spokesman for the police department at the Mitteldeutsche Zeitung newspaper. Using an intact pit came to the farm to.

The collapsed mine shaft, it would not be used as the raw material to the mining, but mining waste to be dumped.

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