She added that they were released by a colliery mine rescue crew
after being trapped for approximately one hour.
When this was figured out, a mine rescue crew
was sent to 3500, and found the fire.
From Drager's perspective, the biggest benefits to today's mine rescue crews
is an unprecedented level of care and more rapid response than ever.
POLICE and mine rescue crews
in New Zealand have acknowledged for the first time that the 29 miners trapped underground since an explosion on Friday may not have survived.
There is still a significant disconnect between requirements for mine rescue crews
and those who train on firefighting techniques.