Back above ground!
Finally, after fourteen days, Todd Russell and Brant Webb are free from the mine in which they’ve trapped. It’s a great achievement for the rescuers, and an amazing story of unlikely survival. Watching the TV coverage, it looked like they were both careful enough to clock off on leaving the mine – think of the overtime!
Meanwhile, the funeral of Larry Knight, killed in the cave-in, will be held today. Our thoughts will be with his family and friends.