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CONSOL Employee Confirmed Dead at Blacksville No. 2 Mine

GREENE COUNTY, Pa. -

The WV Office of Miners Health Safety and Training has confirmed a CONSOL Energy employee died Thursday at the Blacksville No. 2 Mine, located in Greene County, PA.

CONSOL media officials say that William Edward Mock, 61, sustained serious injuries when he was struck by a rock along the track haulage. He was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.

CONSOL Energy said it has notified state and federal mine safety officials and is working closely with them to determine the cause of the incident.

Monongalia County EMS, along with Greene County EMS, responded to the scene.

CONSOL Energy isn't releasing any further details at this time.