June 02, 2021

Manchin Statement On Death Of Miner Trenten J. Dille

Charleston, WV – Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) released the following statement on the death of coal miner, Trenten J. Dille of Littleton, in a Marion County Coal Resources mine.

“Gayle and I are heartbroken to learn of the death of Trenten J. Dille. Along with every West Virginian, we are keeping his family, friends and loved ones in our prayers during this incredibly difficult time. This loss is yet another reminder that our brave coal miners risk their lives every single day to power our country. While we can never repay them, we are deeply grateful for their sacrifices and contributions to our great nation. Gayle, myself and our entire Manchin staff join our entire state in offering any assistance we can provide to Haley and her children as they move forward after this horrible tragedy.”