November 8, 2019 / 10:40 AM / 11 days ago

Rescue operation for trapped miners under way in eastern Germany: MDR

Firefighters arrive at the scene after an explosion at the Teutschenthal mine near Halle, Germany, November 8, 2019. Reuters/Marvin Gaul

BERLIN (Reuters) - Firefighters in a town just outside the German city of Halle began rescuing miners after an explosion on Friday, public broadcaster MDR said on Twitter here

The miners are located in a rescue chamber in a mine in the town of Teutschenthal, it said.

Reporting by Thomas Seythal, editing by Thomas Escritt

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