Gibson County Coal Miner Dies in Early Morning Accident

Published 03/25 2014 10:18AM

Updated 03/25 2014 10:25AM

Gibson County Coal, LLC says one of it's employees died in an accident just before 2 a.m. Tuesday. 41-year-old Timothy W. Memmer of Princeton was performing maintenance work on a piece of mining equipment underground when an unexpected movement of the equipment resulted in Memmer's death. Gibson County Coal, LLC says appropriate governmental agencies have been notified and investigations of the accident are ongoing.

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