Miners

Miners Rescued From Trapped Elevator in NY Salt Mine

17 Miners Trapped in Upstate New York Ithaca Fire Department/AP Photo (ABC News) — Emergency crews have rescued 17 miners who became trapped in an elevator that stopped working at the Cargill Salt Mine in Lansing, New York, according to Tompkins County officials. The miners became trapped in an elevator shaft Wednesday night. They were reportedly 800 to 900 feet below…