Governor Tomblin Issues Statement Regarding Fatal Accident at W.Va. Mine
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin issued the following statement this afternoon regarding a fatal accident today at a West Virginia mine:
"It is a terrible tragedy when the dangers that can accompany mining result in the loss of life," Gov. Tomblin said. "This miner and his family remain in the prayers and thoughts of Joanne and I, just as they surely do with all West Virginians."
Amy Shuler Goodwin