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Fatality #6 - May 21, 2009

Accident Classification: Powered Haulage
Location: Friday Br. 1, Kentucky
Mine Type: Coal
Mine Controller: Audy L. Stewart
Mined Material: Coal (Bituminous)
Incident Date/Time: May 21, 2009 - 7:55am

Fatality Alert

COAL MINE FATALITY - On May 21, 2009, a 32-year old foreman/truck driver with 15 years of experience was fatally injured when the loaded rock truck he was operating traveled over the edge of a dump site. The truck rolled over, landed on its top at the toe of an approximate 60-feet high slope, and crushed the cab. 

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