Mexican Mine Explosion: Mexico trapped miners

Bishop Raul Vera of Saltillo in the Mexican state of Coahuila, Mexico pauses during a mass held outside the entrance to the Pasta de Conchos coal mine Monday. Family members waited outside the coal mine Monday.  66 miners were trapped 163 meters below ground after an explosion in the early morning hours on Sunday.Sharon Steinmann / Houston Chronicle
Mexico trapped miners

Bishop Raul Vera of Saltillo in the Mexican state of Coahuila, Mexico pauses during a mass held outside the entrance to the Pasta de Conchos coal mine Monday. Family members waited outside the coal mine Monday. 66 miners were trapped 163 meters below ground after an explosion in the early morning hours on Sunday.

Sharon Steinmann / Houston Chronicle