Kellingley Colliery
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Investigation into Kellingley mining incident

The miner who died on Tuesday when a roof collapsed at Kellingley Colliery has been named as Gerry Gibson.

He was a 49 year old father of two with more than 30 years experience.

One other man who was trapped in the accident is recovering at home.

The BBC's Ed Thomas reports.

  • 28 Sep 2011
  • From the section UK
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