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Bore Hole has reached Chilean Miners

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SANTIAGO, Chile (WKOW) -- The Chilean government announced that a bore hole for rescue has reached the 33 trapped miners.

Officials say the T130 probe has reached the cavern where those miners have been trapped since August 5th. They plan to now widen the hole so the miners can be pulled through it.

This effort is planned to take more than six weeks.

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