26-year-old man dead in Townley mining accident

First responders arrive on scene of mining fatality in Townley (

Walker County authorities confirm a 26-year-old man was killed in a mining accident off Coal Valley Road in Townley.

According to Deputy Coroner Frankie Poston, Landon Chase Hunt was doing mine reclamation maintenance when he lost his life in an accident.


This is a developing story, which will be updated with additional details as they are available.

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