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Site of Sago Mine disaster

Site of worst mining disaster in the U.S. since 13 miners were killed by an explosion at a mine near Brookwood, Alabama, in December 2001, and the worst in West Virginia since 1968’s Farmington No. 9 Mining Disaster, which resulted in the passage of the Mine and Health and Safety Act of 1969.

Located at:
38° 54′ 48.36″ N 80° 10′ 48.29″ W