Man airlifted after mine shaft fall

CORINTH—A man who fell approximately 150 feet down a mine shaft on Saturday night was injured and taken to the hospital after emergency responders performed a technical nighttime rescue.
The incident happened sometime on Saturday evening. The man, who has not been identified but was not from this area, was with a friend or friends when he fell down a shaft at Pike Hill Mine in Corinth. The fall happened at the Eureka mine opening, one of two located at the Pike Hill Mine complex.