Manalapan Mining http://wfpl.org en MSHA Fines Eastern Kentucky Mining Company for 2011 Fatality http://wfpl.org/post/msha-fines-eastern-kentucky-mining-company-2011-fatality <p>A Kentucky coal company has been fined nearly $600,000 by the federal government, stemming from violations that directly contributed to the death of a miner last year.</p><p>In June 2011, David Partin <a href="http://archives.wfpl.org/2011/06/29/fatal-accident-reported-in-harlan-county-coal-mine/" target="_blank">was killed</a> at the Manalapan Mining Company&rsquo;s P-1 Mine in Harlan County. A large section of rock fell from the coal mine&rsquo;s wall, and knocked him into a dolly.</p> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 22:32:01 +0000 Erica Peterson 991 at http://wfpl.org