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Kentucky-Georgi Coal Company
Bonar Mine Explosives Detonation

East Bernstadt, Laurel County, Kentucky
November 28, 1914
No. Killed - 2

Successful Rescue

Three men were overcome by powder smoke.  They were rescued by the State mine inspector and the mine superintendent.  One miner was revived by artificial respiration; the other two died.




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