Mine fatality

Local - 10/4/2013 5:51 PM
MARSHALL COUNTY - Mine safety officials say a worker has died of a head injury at Consol Energy's McElroy mine in Marshall County. The West Virginia Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training says the accident happened just before 1 PM Friday. How the victim was hurt was not immediately clear. The miner died on the way to the hospital. Spokeswoman Leslie Fitzwater says an investigation is underway. No more details are available at this time.


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