Two Killed in Friday Highwall Collapse

Two Kentucky surface coal miners were killed by an immense highwall collapse at Armstrong Coal Co.’s Equality Surface Mine (MSHA ID# 1519344). Trapped and killed in the accident were 47-year-old Darrel Winstead, and 33-year-old Samuel Lindsey. A full story will be in the next issue of Mine Safety and Health News (Vol. 18, No. 21)