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Pike Miner Hurt in Rock Fall

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

PIKE COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A Pike County man reportedly remains in a Lexington hospital after being hurt in a rock fall at a coal mine in Pike County on Monday.

Officials say the accident happened Monday morning at the New Jet, Eagle Three underground mine in Virgie.

The man was reportedly flown to UK Hospital.

Officials could not tell us how bad the man was hurt or his name.

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