Turkey's official "news" agency "reports" on the mine fire trapping 200+ by copy-pasting the company's press release. pic.twitter.com/SfskolBaDL
— zeynep tufekci (@zeynep) May 13, 2014
- Energy minister says 201 miners have been killed
- Hundreds of miners still trapped underground
- More than 360 evacuated
- Prime minister Erdogan to visit the Soma mine
Injured miners are still emerging from the shaft, according to Hurriyet.