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Oakwood Red Ash Coal Corporation
Mine No. 3 Roof Fall Accident

Oakwood, Virginia
May 17, 1967
No. Killed 3



A multiple fatal roof fall accident occurred in the No. 9 entry pillar place of the 3 south mains section of the No. 3 Mine.

Occupations of the men killed were driller and shot firer, machineman, motorman.



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