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Energy and Environment Cabinet

Division of Mine Safety
Darby Mine Reports and Findings

The Division of Mine Safety has issued the Fatal Accident Report for the explosion on May 20, 2006, at the Kentucky Darby No. 1 Mine. The entire report may be viewed by using the following links:

Darby Accident Report (text, finding, conclusions and recommendations)

Darby Report Addendum Dec. 1, 2006

Darby Mine Photos

Darby Citation


Map Exhibits

Sketch 1 – Mine Before Explosion

Sketch 2 – Mine After Explosion

Sketch 3 – B Left Panel After Explosion

Sketch 4 – A Left Panel After Explosion