Hundreds of workers rescued from South African gold mine

A rescued miner gestures out a bus window carrying some of the hundreds of miners rescued from the Beatrix gold mine shaft number 3 on February 2.

(CNN)More than 900 miners have been rescued after being trapped in a South African mine for at least 24 hours following a loss of power.

South Africa's Department of Mineral Resources announced Friday morning that all remaining miners had been freed from the shaft at the Beatrix gold mine, which is located in the city of Theunissen in the Free State.
A violent storm had knocked out the electricity supply on Wednesday, trapping the miners.
Angry family members had gathered near the mine waiting to hear news of the