Mexican Mine Explosion: Pasta de Conchos trapped miners

A distraught man holds up a Mexican paper with a headline that reads {quote}They are dead, almost certainly{quote} in front of the Pasta de Conchos coal mine in San Juan de Sabinas in the Mexican state of Coahuila Wednesday. Family members became increasingly frustrated as they waited outside the Pasta de Conchos coal mine Wednesday. In the Early morning on Sunday 65 miners were trapped as much as 2000 feet below ground after an explosion.Sharon Steinmann / Houston Chronicle
Pasta de Conchos trapped miners

A distraught man holds up a Mexican paper with a headline that reads "They are dead, almost certainly" in front of the Pasta de Conchos coal mine in San Juan de Sabinas in the Mexican state of Coahuila Wednesday. Family members became increasingly frustrated as they waited outside the Pasta de Conchos coal mine Wednesday. In the Early morning on Sunday 65 miners were trapped as much as 2000 feet below ground after an explosion.

Sharon Steinmann / Houston Chronicle