The explosion at the mine in Hubei province is the third major mining accident in one week for China, the world’s top producer and consumer of coal. File photo: Xinhua

7 killed in China’s latest coal mine blast, bringing week’s total mining deaths to 60

Blast in Hubei province follows death of 53 miners in two similar accidents last week

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The explosion at the mine in Hubei province is the third major mining accident in one week for China, the world’s top producer and consumer of coal. File photo: Xinhua
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