Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Local News

October 22, 2013

One transported following mining accident in McDowell County

BISHOP, Va. — One person was injured Tuesday following a mining accident in McDowell County.

The accident was reported around 8 a.m. at the Red Fox Mine in Bishop. A male subject fell onto an endloader. He was transported from the scene of the accident by the McDowell County Ambulance Authority, according to a squad spokesman.

The man’s identity and condition wasn’t immediately known.

No other details regarding the accident were immediately released.


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