Miner Killed in Accident at Black Thunder Coal Mine in Wyoming
Black Thunder Coal Mine Gillette News Record

Miner Killed in Accident at Black Thunder Coal Mine in Wyoming

Gillette News Record reported that man was killed working at Arch Natural Resource’s Black Thunder coal mine in Campbell County in

Gillette News Record reported that man was killed working at Arch Natural Resource’s Black Thunder coal mine in Campbell County in Wyoming in US. The deceased and four other workers were adding a section to the boom of a 200 ton crane, a section fell onto the right side of his shoulder and neck area. A mine employee called the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office around noon requesting an ambulance and an air ambulance. Emergency medical services personnel pronounced him dead at the scene. The cause of death has been determined as asphyxiation with crushing injuries

The deceased worked as a millwright at the mine and had been at Black Thunder for 13 years

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