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May 14, 2013 4:27 AM by ASSOCIATED PRESS

Tunnel collapse traps workers at Indonesian mine

TIMIKA, Indonesia (AP) - Dozens of workers in Indonesia are trapped underground after a tunnel caved in at a giant U.S.-owned gold and copper mine.

Police say a search is underway, but the fate of the 30 trapped workers is unclear.

The mine is owned by Phoenix, Arizona-based Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.



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