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New Mexico man dies in explosion at Colorado well site


January 23, 2019

DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A New Mexico man died earlier this month following an explosion at a natural gas well site on the Southern Ute Reservation in southwest Colorado.

The Durango Herald reports the preliminary investigation indicates 47-year-old Randy Yellowman was working alone at the time of the Jan. 2 explosion.

Yellowman was working as a driver for Overright Trucking Inc. based in Farmington, New Mexico. The company was contracted by Denver-based Catamount Energy Partners LLC.

Overright Trucking did not return the newspaper's calls.

Rusty Kelly, senior vice president for Catamount En...

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