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Peerless No. 3 Mine Explosion

Hackett, Arkansas
December 11, 1957
No. Killed - 4

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A gas explosion occurred near the face of the main slope air course about 4:30 a.m., Wednesday, December 11, 1957, resulting in the death of 4 men and injury of the 2 others on the shift at the time of the accident.

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