Investigation ongoing into Daw Mill fatality

UK COAL’S Daw Mill Colliery last week suffered its third fatality in eight months when a 42-year-old contractor was killed in a roof fall accident.
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Daw Mill mine, courtesy UK Coal

Angie Tomlinson

Anthony Carrigan was killed when performing routine repair work in a roadway when a side wall collapsed, the Yorkshire Post reported.

The accident is being investigated by the Health and Safety Executive.

The mine has resumed operations after stopping for 24 hours.

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