united states mine rescue association
Mine Disasters in
the United States
Oakwood Red Ash Coal Corporation
Mine No. 3 Roof Fall Accident
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.