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Rig Worker Killed, Another Injured in Kansas

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An accident at a drilling rig in Trego County, Kansas has left one man dead and another man was flown to a nearby hospital due to serious injuries, reported the Wichita Business Journal.

The man who was killed was crushed when a derrick basket fell Monday. The incident is under investigation.

Monday's accident involved a rig owned by Horizontal Well Drillers of Purcell, Okla.  



With more than 10 years of journalism experience, Robin Dupre effortlessly juggles multiple concurrent writing and editing assignments. Email Robin at rdupre@rigzone.com

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