Historic mining disasters in Utah

Published: Saturday, Aug. 24 2013 3:13 p.m. MDT

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Date: August 6, 2007

Mine name: Crandall Canyon Mine

Location: Emery County, UT

Product: Coal

Type: Fall of face or rib (coal bump/bounce)

Killed: 9*

* Number includes the initial six lives lost on August 6 and the three that were lost during rescue efforts on August 16.
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