Underground temperatures appear to be normal at abandoned mine fire site in Northumberland County: DEP

NorthcentralPA.com – Northumberland County, Pa. — Illegally dumped tires may have been responsible for a fire inside an abandoned mine opening south of Trevorton in Zerbe Township, Northumberland County. Officials said the underground fire, which began to burn above ground on April 24, was thought to have spread to a coal seam.   On Tuesday, the Pa. Department of Environmental Protection offered an update on the situation.

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