Gov. Justice issues update on search for Blackburn in Boone County


​CHARLESTON, WV – This morning Gov. Jim Justice recalled all representatives from the West Virginia State Police, West Virginia Office of Miners’ Health Safety and Training, Boone County Sheriff’s Office, Boone County Prosecutor, and Blackhawk Mining to meet again and to once again go over all evidence (which has been previously evaluated) pertaining to the incident and search for Wes Blackburn at the Wells Complex underground mine near Wharton, West Virginia.
A report prepared today from the agencies referenced above is attached.​

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