Rescuers finish drilling vertical shaft parellel to well where toddler is trapped

Reuters Totalán, Spain Published: Jan 22, 2019, 11:46 AM(IST)

Miners completed drilling a shaft parallel to a deep well where a two-year-old toddler has been trapped since January 13, Angel Vidal, the head engineer of the search and rescue mission, said on Monday evening. The toddler, Julen, fell down the shaft as his family walked through a private estate in Totalan, Malaga, There have been no signs of life since. Miners had been drilling day and night to create a parallel shaft.

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