Chile's Codelco El Teniente mine operations halted

SANTIAGO, Sept 24 Sat Sep 24, 2011 8:45pm EDT

SANTIAGO, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Chile's copper mining company Codelco's [CODEL.UL] El Teniente mine operations were halted on Saturday due to a power outage that blacked out the capital and some other areas in the South American country, an official said.

Codelco's Andina division operations also were halted, a shift manager said.

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