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October 2009
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Date Mine Name Location Accident Type Dead Missing1
8 Shanxing Tin Mine Hunan Elevator Accident 26 0
8 Wushi Coal Mine Anhui Explosion 3 0
9 Illegal Coal Mine Guizhou Asphyxiation 10 0
9 Zhongxing Coal Mine Liaoning Fire 6 7
15 Dafeng Coal Mine Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region Explosion 11 3
17 Yongxing Gaozhuang Coal Mine Shaanxi Explosion 0 3
25 Three coal mine workers were rescued early Sunday morning after being trapped underground for more than eight days in the Northwest Shaanxi province.
26 Haolong Zinc Mine Yunnan Asphyxiation 4 0
1 Missing miners remain listed for incidents where no follow-up news report was provided.