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January 23, 2023 Fatality - Preliminary Report

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Preliminary Report Overview

Two miners were removing steel waterlines with hand tools when one of the waterlines suddenly broke apart, striking and killing one miner.  The other miner was seriously injured.

The information provided in this notice is based on preliminary data ONLY and does not represent final determination regarding the nature of the incident or conclusions regarding the cause of the accident.