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Death toll rises to 27 in north China flooded mine, 11 still missing

2010-04-10 08:52:07 GMT2010-04-10 16:52:07 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

XIANGNING, Shanxi, April 10 (Xinhua) -- The death toll in the flooded Wangjialing coal mine in north China's Shanxi Province rose to 27 Saturday after one more body was recovered.

Rescuers are searching for the 11 miners who remained missing, the rescue headquarters said.

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