October 20th, 2010
09:35 PM ET

2 remaining miners in Ecuador found dead

The two remaining miners trapped underground in Ecuador since part of a
mine collapsed last week have been found dead, the president of the mine said

Angel Vera and Pedro Mendos  had been trapped since last Friday, mine president Juan Cando Pacheco said.


Filed under: Ecuador • Mine accidents
soundoff (121 Responses)
  1. tomcat

    @ michelle i do feel a little bloated lol

    October 21, 2010 at 2:57 am | Report abuse |
  2. Michelle

    Jasper you should get an IUD. It stops your period and makes PMS go away for up to 5 years. And if your going to be so sensitive and ready to fight you probably should not own a gun or we will have to read about you here later and will make crude jokes and laugh about it.

    October 21, 2010 at 2:58 am | Report abuse |
  3. Michelle

    Awhitman thanx for the support and tomkat extra strength Midol will do the trick just double the dose!

    October 21, 2010 at 3:00 am | Report abuse |
  4. tomcat

    amen aw and jasper seemed like a worldly scibe hey teach did i get an a or f?

    October 21, 2010 at 3:03 am | Report abuse |
  5. Michelle

    Why does everything just start to get fun around here when its time for me to to sleep? Looks like english teacher left...I'm changing my name to Coal minor! (little secret: I know its really miner)shhh

    October 21, 2010 at 3:06 am | Report abuse |
  6. tomcat

    damn i only have the regular strength. hold on i will call the ex wife lmao

    October 21, 2010 at 3:10 am | Report abuse |
  7. tomcat

    later michelle abtw it is Tomcat with a c no answer from the ex

    October 21, 2010 at 3:17 am | Report abuse |
  8. Michelle

    Wow Jasper actually posted his email address. That is some serious stuff. He called you pusscat! That's funny!!!!

    October 21, 2010 at 3:18 am | Report abuse |
  9. Michelle

    He's probably waiting for your email to pop up on his screen right now!

    October 21, 2010 at 3:20 am | Report abuse |
  10. Michelle

    Hey Tim if its any consolation I agree with you whole heartedly.

    October 21, 2010 at 3:24 am | Report abuse |
  11. tomcat

    now after that may we discuss the original story? let me start. by letting these men die for the profits of the owners(please tell me the gov of ecuador had no piece of) when was the mine inspected last?

    October 21, 2010 at 3:26 am | Report abuse |
  12. Michelle

    That is a question to which we probably never know the answer. What kind of mine was it?

    October 21, 2010 at 3:30 am | Report abuse |
  13. tomcat

    @ michelle always the vixen

    October 21, 2010 at 3:33 am | Report abuse |
  14. tomcat

    dont think it was ever mentioned nor the one in china

    October 21, 2010 at 3:37 am | Report abuse |
  15. Michelle

    Ouch! That can be translated a couple of different ways..

    October 21, 2010 at 3:43 am | Report abuse |
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