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Man killed during maintenance work at Gibson Co. Coal

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GIBSON CO., IN (WFIE) -

An investigation is underway after a worker was killed on the job overnight in Gibson County.

Gibson County Coal officials tell 14 News that 41-year old Timothy Memmer, of Princeton, was killed at the Princeton facility just before 2:00 Tuesday morning.

Officials say Memmer was killed while performing some maintenance on a piece of mining equipment with another worker.

No word yet from the coroner's office on when the autopsy may be performed.

Investigations are still ongoing.

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