On Saturday, April 9th, a group of coal miners and others held a rally in Pikeville, Kentucky to raise awareness of issues related to black lung. The group was organized by Linda Adams of Pike County through the “Ky Coal Miners BlackLung” facebook page that she manages.
Local televisions stations WYMT and East Kentucky Broadcasting were on site to provide coverage.
WYMT’s coverage is embedded below, and is available here.
East Kentucky Broadcasting’s coverage is available through the Ky Coal Miners BlackLung page.