Edwardsville, PA Coal Mine Explosion, May 1925

FIVE MINERS WERE KILLED AT EDWARDSVILLE.

[Special to News by United Press]
Wilkes-Barre, Today -- Five miners were killed and five others were burned or otherwise injured in an explosion of gas in the Red Ash vein of the Glen Alden coal company at Edwardsville late yesterday. The explosion affected only a small area and no fire resulted.
The dead:
JOSEPH MAJAR, 48, miner, Kingston.
JOHN TERISKA, 35, miner, Kingston.
FRANK DUGAN, 26, motor runner, Kingston.
DAVID R. JONES, 30, bratticeman, Kingston.
LEROY WILLIAMS, 27, door tender, Kingston.

Lebanon Daily News Pennsylvania 1925-05-23