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Alabama coal miner found dead

Brookwood, AL. (AP) - One inspector has been found dead and others have been overcome by extreme heat in an Alabama coal mine. Jim Walter Resources spokesman Dennis Hall said a second inspector and two miners on a rescue mission were overcome in the no. 7 mine at Brookwood.

He says the three have been taken to a hospital.

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