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Last trapped Chilean miner rescued; ordeal ends

Last trapped Chilean miner rescued; ordeal ends

by The Associated Press

AP

Posted on October 12, 2010 at 9:19 PM

Updated Wednesday, Oct 13 at 8:21 PM

SAN JOSE MINE, Chile (AP) -- The last of the Chilean miners has been raised from deep beneath the earth. All 33 men have now been delivered from the longest underground entrapment in history.
   The foreman who held the group together when they were feared lost was the last man out. He was hoisted to safety in a joyous ending to a flawless rescue that captivated the world.


   (Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)


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