China miners film emotional thank you before being rescued

World Today

For the first time in over a month, the four survivors of a collapsed mine in Pingyi, China woke up to the sun and slept in a warm bed.

They’re still recovering at a hospital, but they could be reunited with their families in time for the Spring Festival.

Before being brought to the surface, they filmed emotional messages on a cell phone.

China miners film emotional thank you before being rescued

For the first time in over a month, the four survivors of a collapsed mine in Pingyi, China woke up to the sun and slept in a warm bed. They're still recovering at a hospital, but they could be reunited with their families in time for the Spring Festival. Before being brought to the surface, they filmed emotional messages on a cell phone.