Sounds Heard from Chinese Mine Where 22 Missing

Sounds emerged from the flooded mine where twenty-two miners are still trapped after almost a week, AP reports:

The noises came from a 920-foot (280-meter) pipe that was drilled late Sunday to allow fresh air into the illegal mine in the province of Qitaihe in the of , the official News Agency reported.

Twenty-six miners were trapped Aug. 23 when broke through into an adjacent flooded pit.

Xinhua said three miners were rescued Saturday and one body has been recovered.

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