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Miner's death deeply saddening, says Yvette Cooper

An investigation team from the police and the Health and Safety Executive has spent the night underground at Kellingley colliery in North Yorkshire, where a roof collapse killed a miner and injured another.

Yvette Cooper, shadow home secretary and MP for the neighbouring Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford constituency, said "everybody's still in a complete state of shock".

  • 28 Sep 2011
  • From the section UK
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