PROSPERITY, Pa. (KDKA) — A 25-year-old man has died in a mining accident in Washington County.
The Washington County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as Tanner McFarland of Washington, Pennsylvania.READ MORE: Beaver County Man Says His Security System Shows Driver Allegedly Trying To Run Over Cats
According to the coroner’s office, McFarland died Thursday night at the Consol Energy Enlow Fork Mine in Prosperity.
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A long wall collapsed, falling on top of him.
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