Coffee With Jeff #32: Centralia Mine Fire

22 mins - Published Sun, Apr 12, 2015 by Jeff Kelley

This is the story about a small town called Centralia, Pennsylvania. The town was on top of a network of coal mines. One day in 1962, a garbage fire spread into the mines and the town would never be the same. Find out about what happened to the town and about one man who tried his best not to let the town die. This is the story of the Centralia Mine Fire.

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