Union Official IDs Worker Killed in Iron Range Mine Crash

Union Official IDs Worker Killed in Iron Range Mine Crash Click to Enlarge

(MNN) A visitation is planned for an Iron Range worker killed in a crash Tuesday at the Minorca Mine in Virginia.

Local 6115 union president Harry Anderson said 51-year-old Kenny Mattson of Gilbert died in the rollover on a mine haul road.

Mine owner ArcelorMittal said they were saddened to confirm there was a fatality and extended their "deepest sympathies, thoughts and prayers to the family and friends of their colleague during this difficult time."

He was alone in the service truck and the incident remains under investigation. Visitation for Mattson is next Tuesday afternoon in Gilbert.


(via MNN)

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