Two men transported to hospital after incident at Clermont County mine, dispatch says

Two men transported to hospital after incident at Clermont County mine, dispatch says
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CLERMONT COUNTY, Ohio (FOX19) - According to Clermont County dispatch, two men who were underground at a mine in Jackson Township have been transported to the hospital.

The mine is located in the 4000 block of State Route 276.

The incident happened around 3:30 p.m.

Dispatch said two medical helicopters transported the men to UC Medical Center.

A 911 caller said it happened underground and was told two men were hurt.

“I don’t know... I don’t know how or what’s going on just yet,” the caller said. “It sounds like they’re trapped in a basket.”

The condition of the men is not known at this time.

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