after a week my el pinnate Located in Sabinas, Coahuila collapsed, leaving 10 miners trapped between tons of earth and waterThe National Civil Defense Coordination (CNPC) said that Rescue is near. Head of Coordination Laura Velazquez Alza announced that a cage or “Life Capsule” To lay off workers.
Civil Defense reported that work began at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 10 remove piles that obstruct the passage in the well 4, He later announced that a diver and a rescue team from the Ministry of National Defense (Sedena) entered to conduct a preliminary exploration that lasted about two and a half hours.
However, the conditions required to fulfill it were not confirmed, so it is expected that it will be postponed. Until Thursday 11 August. Despite this, it was indicated looking for a helmet
In the morning press briefing with the President Andres Manuel Lopez ObradorVelázquez indicated: “Mr. President, we are too young to be able to enter. We will have a meeting with Sedena to do an assessment to see if the divers can enter. are also accompanied by the necessary tools to enter the time, Hopefully, today with the goal of rescue As soon as possible for the miners”.
At present, the force deployed on the spot consists of 672 elements, 25 bombs, seven drills, two underwater drones37 vehicles, five ambulances, three transformers, a community kitchen and a temporary shelter.
CNPC, in coordination with the Federal Electricity Commission (CFE), measured water mirror levels inside the wells, to monitor progress in reducing the amount of water in the mine.
It should be noted that on 9 August, the Secretary of the Navy (Semar), in coordination with the CNPC, did An underwater drone test 10 in the working area for the rescue of miners; However, it was determined that there was a large amount of solid elements and turbulence, so conditions did not exist for the entry of rescuers.
so the priority was lower the water level inside the mine to gain access; At the time of testing, an average of 328 liters per second was being extracted and the work of digging new wells was being done.
Despite the fact that earlier rescues were considered against the clock, families and acquaintances of the trapped miners are hopeful that miracle happens within the next few hours.
As rescue efforts neared, it was reported that Doctors came and built a mobile hospital At Ground Zero of the well where the miners are trapped, intent on making up for it when they manage to pull them out.
It should be remembered that from last Monday, August 8, it was indicated that the first group of rescuers would enter the well in the middle of this week, this Wednesday being the day set for miracles. This was announced by the Chief of the Secretary of National Defense (SEDENA), Luis Crescencio Sandoval and Laura Velázquez Alza.
Civil Defense reported that the National Center for Disaster Prevention (Sinapred) together with Semar carried out an overflight with an unmanned aerial vehicle. Map the location of work points and obtain geo-referenced information to improve planning of rescue operations.
On the other hand, the authorities determined that the priority would be to rescue the men and then give way to them. look into the matterThis was pointed out by the Attorney General’s Office (FGR) after AMLO’s visit on 7 August, in which he held a brief meeting with relatives and acquaintances of the miners.