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Hazleton, PA Mine Accident, Mar 1908

Two Killed in Hazleton Mine.

HAZLETON, Pa., March 18.---Howard Nelms and Henry Krause, mine workers of this city, were killed today in the Hazle colliery of the Lehigh Valley Coal Company, where they were doing repair work. The men were trying to release a loose piece of rock weighing several tons from the roof of the slope when it fell and crushed them to death.

Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA 19 Mar 1908

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