Death toll at Russian mine rising, search crews among dead

DEATH TOLL AT RUSSIAN MINE RISING, SEARCH CREWS AMONG DEAD

Reuters ยท Published 21 hours ago

A gas leak in a Siberian coal mine killed at least 52 people on Thursday, Russian news agencies said, including six rescuers who were sent down to try to bring out dozens of men in what was one of Russia's worst mining disasters since Soviet times. Gloria Tso reports.