Rock Slide, Superior, Pinal County, AZ - one vatality
Rock Slide In Superior Kills Miner SUPERIOR (Special) - Car'rw Mora, 38, was killed in a rock slide yesterday morning at the Magma Copper Mining Co. mine. Darrell Gardner, general manager manager of Magma Copper, said a rock fell on Mora and knocked him down, and another rock rolled on him. Mora was buried except for his head and shoulders, Gardner said. Two other men working underground underground with Mora were uninjured. His companions dug Mora out, but the victim died on the way to Magma Magma Hospital. Gardner said Mora had been an employe for 12 years. Survivors include his wife, Lila, and five children. Coroner Dale Webb said an inquest inquest will be conducted later this week.