BEALLSVILLE — A Somerton man was killed Saturday afternoon in an accident at the Century Mine on Mayhugh Hill Road in Monroe County.
The victim was identified by American Energy Corporation as 32-year-old Ryan E. Lashley.
The accident occurred at approximately 4:30 p.m. and remained under investigation by authorities.
Investigators are trying to determine what caused the accident. No additional details regarding the accident have been released. Century Mine is a longwall operation.