• Sheriff's office: 2 electrocuted, 1 injured at potash mine

    8 days ago - By National Post

    MOAB, Utah - Authorities say two workers were electrocuted and a third injured Saturday when industrial equipment at a potash mine in eastern Utah touched a power line.
    The San Juan County Sheriff's Office says Russell Helquist and Matthew Johnston died at the Intrepid Potash facility near Moab and a third man, Arthur Secrest, was flown to an unspecified Salt Lake City hospital after being found unconscious but breathing.
    The Sheriff's Office says all three men lived in nearby Moab.
    The sheriff's office in neighbouring Grand County initially reported the incident as an...
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  • Utah sheriff's office reports explosion at potash plant

    8 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    MOAB, Utah - Authorities say there's been an explosion at a potash plant near Moab in eastern Utah but authorities aren't saying whether there were any injuries. The San Juan County Sheriff's Office is leading the investigation into the Saturday explosion reported at the Intrepid Potash plant 7 miles southwest of Moab,...
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