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Workers return to mine following evacuation

 

October 5, 2018



CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — Employees of a New Mexico mine returned to work after the facility was evacuated for three days following a possible gas leak from a nearby oil and gas well.

The Carlsbad Current-Argus reports the air quality was tested on Tuesday at the Mosaic Company's Carlsbad potash facility after employees were evacuated Monday, and the mine was again cleared as a "precautionary" measure.

It was kept closed Wednesday as the company continued to test the quality of the air in the underground mine.

Mosaic spokesman Tyler Hopson says the facility received a warning call from a near...



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