KY mining officials investigating several injuries - WDRB 41 Louisville News

KY mining officials investigating several injuries

Kentucky mining officials are investigating accidents at two coal mines that injured a total of 10 workers. 

Eight Miners in Muhlenberg County were injured Thursday when a machine that carries miners in and out of mines malfunctioned.  None of the injuries appear to be life-threatening.

Two others were hurt Thursday when an unoccupied pickup truck apparently rolled down a road and hit two workers at a mine site in Floyd County, Kentucky.  Both were airlifted to the hospital.

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