First Chilean miner rescued after 69 days

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 13, 2010 05:23

Florencio Avalos was the first Chilean miner to be rescued Wednesday after being trapped a half-mile underground for 69 days.

He was taken to be examined by medical officials as he was brought to the surface.

The rescue effort to reach the other 32 trapped miners will continue.


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