BEIJING — A Chinese state news agency reported Friday that
no survivors have been found among the 16 miners trapped by a lethal
gas leak in a coal mine in central China four days ago.
official Xinhua News Agency said that workers had retrieved 16
bodies from the Sanyuandong Coal Mine in Dengfeng in central China's
It said that when the leak happened, 111 other
miners scrambled to safety, but that the 16 were trapped.