Feds Investigate Miner’s Death

(Coulterville, IL) — Federal officials have begun an investigation into the Sunday evening death of a miner at Peabody Energy’s Gateway Mine. Glen Campbell of Sparta was found by co-workers about two-and-a-half-miles into the mine. The cause of death is still under investigation, but Randolph County Coroner Randy Dudenbostel says there was some trauma. The Mine Safety and Health Administration as well as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration are looking into Campbell’s death.