December 20, 2018
COAL MINE FATALITY
A mobile bridge carrier (MBC) operator, with 5 years and 21 weeks of mining experience, was fatally injured. He was operating a detached remote-control machine during the mining process. He was crushed between the coal rib and the number 2 mobile bridge conveyor, as the continuous haulage system pulled forward in preparation of mining, that was between both MBC.