1 worker dies after inhaling toxic gas

1 worker dies after inhaling toxic gas

There are 3 comments on the Columbus Dispatch story from Sep 11, 2009, titled 1 worker dies after inhaling toxic gas. In it, Columbus Dispatch reports that:

At least one man is dead after workers shutting down a natural-gas well yesterday in Guernsey County encountered a pocket of poisonous gas.

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Grove City, OH

#1 Sep 11, 2009
I recall that Island Creek Coal Co. had an underground mine in that area in the 1970's but had to close it because that gas was there.
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United States

#2 Sep 11, 2009
That is some nasty stuff.
what a tragedy

Williamson, WV

#3 Feb 27, 2010
it's a shame there are so many out there in open fields and in open areas with out fencing tooo n ladders are welded to the sides for acccess. people have u ever though about children they get curious and others .........this is where its to late after a death,,,,,anything confined u can't get near it so come on don't pass the buck here stand up be held accountable with these wells....

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