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Mining accident reported at Speed Mining in Kanawha County

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According to dispatchers, a mining accident was reported at Speed Mining, located in Dawes, West Virginia.

Dispatchers say it happened just after 10 p.m. Friday.

According to those dispatchers, an underground miner was pinned under a piece of machinery.

Medics were able to free the miner, and dispatchers said they brought him above ground.

Dispatchers added that the patient is moving and walking around.

Stay with 13 News for more on this developing story.