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Community raising money for workers injured in charcoal plant fire

The community is rallying around workers injured in a charcoal plant fire.

A fund has been established for Dana Maynard, Gayson Roberts, Jamie Dancy and Jerry King after the fire September 24 at the Kingsford Plant in Pulaski county.

The Commonwealth-Journal reports more than $54,000 has been raised for the men and families.

King died from his injuries a week after the fire.

Maynard and Roberts are still recovering at UK hospital. Dancy has been released.

The fund will be used to help with expenses related to the accident.


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