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Waihi : New Zealand | Jul 17, 2012 at 7:50 AM PDT
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Trio mine project, Waihi

According to the Associated Press. An engine caught fire trucks in the mining town of Waihi Trio in the country's North Island on the morning of 17 / 7.

28 workers have been rescued from a gold mine in New Zealand after a fire trapped them underground for seven hours.

Initially, 28 workers were trapped at about 150 meters underground safety chamber.

After more than five hours, 13 people sheltering in two different chambers to be rescued. After seven hours, the rest of the chamber Tuesday also escape.

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Le Thi Bich Lan is based in Vũng Tàu, Đông Nam Bộ, Vietnam, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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