Mine Fatality

Local/Regional News
4:55 pm
Tue August 6, 2013

Coal Miner Killed In Eastern Ky., Two More Injured

HARLAN, Ky. -- Kentucky officials say a coal miner has been killed and two more injured in an underground eastern Kentucky mine.

The miners were working with a mining machine and became trapped when a wall apparently collapsed.

The collapse killed 56-year-old Lenny D. Gilliam of Appalachia, Va.

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