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Mine Accident Kills Man

Mine Accident Kills Man

Posted - Jan. 23, 2004 at 5:07 p.m.



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(KSL News) -- Authorities are investigating a mine accident that killed one person in Central Utah.

The accident happened at a coal mining operation run by Andalex Resources in Carbon County, near Price.

Last night a man was driving a tractor through a mine supply yard, watering roadways. He was pulling heavy underground mining equipment. He was rearranging water trailers and collided with the a longwall shield canopy stored beside the road.

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