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Eight Killed, Three Missing in Mine Gas Poisoning

Story Filed: Friday, June 16, 2000 9:15 AM EST

BEIJING (June 16) XINHUA - Eight people are dead and three confirmed missing in a gas poisoning incident in a coal mine in southwest China's Sichuan Province, local police confirmed today.

According to local police, 20 coal miners were poisoned in the morning of June 14 in a private, small coal mine in Yanyang Town in Xingwen County.

Nine miners were rescued.


-- (, June 16, 2000

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