Tomblin Issues Statement Regarding Loss of Two Miners
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin this morning issued the following statement following the loss of two miners who became trapped at Patriot Coal Brody #1 Mine in Boone County, W.Va. late yesterday evening.
"Joanne and I extend our heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of the two miners who lost their lives in this tragic mining accident. We ask all West Virginians to continue praying for them during this very difficult time for our mining community."
Office of the Governor