Nine construction workers were rescued today after they were trapped for two days in a collapsed railway tunnel in southwest Chinas Yunnan province.
Rescuers managed to dig a passageway to reach the workers. The first worker was rescued at about 12:40 pm and eight others were pulled out minutes later.
All the workers are in a stable condition, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
The tunnel in the Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture, where they were working, collapsed on Thursday. Read More…