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2 believed injured in explosion at mine in Germany

BERLIN — Police say two people are believed to have been injured in an explosion at a mine in eastern Germany.

Police told news agency dpa that up to 30 more people are believed to be in a safety area underground following the explosion Friday morning at the Teutschenthal facility, near Halle.

Further details weren’t immediately available.

The facility is a former potash mine where mineral waste is now stored.

The Associated Press

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