First of 33 miners rescued after 69 days being trapped - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

First of 33 miners rescued after 69 days being trapped

COPIAPO, CHILE (CNN) - The first of 33 miners trapped in a Chilean mine is now on the surface after spending more than two months under ground. 31-year-old Florencio Avalos, who recorded the miners' daily activities on camera, was hoisted to the surface at around 11:15 p.m.(Eastern).

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