Man dies in accident at Consol Energy mine

A 25-year-old Consol Energy Inc. employee died Thursday night in an accident at the Enlow Fork Mine in Washington County.

Tanner Lee McFarland of Washington, Pennsylvania, died around 9 p.m. Thursday when a longwall machine fell on him, according to Pittsburgh Business Times media partner WPXI-TV.

“We are saddened to confirm that last evening we lost a member of the Consol Energy family at our Enlow Fork Mine during an incident underground,” Consol said in a statement Friday. “We are working closely…


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