Missing Miner Found Dead


0  Updated at 12:37 am, April 25th, 2011 By: Managing Editor
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(MULLAN) – A northern Idaho silver miner has been found dead, over a week after crews started searching for him. Hecla Mining Co. officials say the body of 53-year-old Larry “Pete” Marek was found Sunday afternoon. Rescuers believe Marek died during the April 15 cave-in. An investigation is ongoing.