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Mine Accident Injures One Man

A mining accident Sunday afternoon sends one man to the hospital with injuries.

State mining officials say the accident happened at the Perry County Coal Mine in Hazard.

Officials are on scene right now investigating and say they don't know what happened yet.

Spokesperson Mark York says one man has leg injuries and a helicopter took him to a Tennessee hospital. His name and condition hasn't been released.

No other injuries are reported.


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