China coal mine explosion kills 12 injures 2

first_img Men’s health affects baby’s health too Sponsored Stories Natural spring cleaning tips and tricks for your home Comments   Share   China’s mines are the deadliest in the world. Authorities have tightened safety in recent years, but regulations are often ignored.(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) New Valley school lets students pick career-path academies Ex-FBI agent details raid on Phoenix body donation facilitycenter_img Top Stories BEIJING (AP) – Chinese state media say a coal mine blast in southwestern China has left 12 people dead and two more injured.The official Xinhua News Agency says the gas explosion occurred Friday night in Pingba county in Guizhou province. It says the coal mine was operating illegally and that the operators lied about the number of trapped miners and deaths. An investigation is under way.A work safety official from the city of Anshun, which administers Pingba, says the mine is licensed and operates privately. The official gave only his last name of Lin, as is customary among low-level Chinese government employees. Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement Top ways to honor our heroes on Veterans Day Milstead says best way to stop wrong-way incidents is driving soberlast_img