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Moment of silence 3:30 Monday

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Governor Bob McDonnell is urging Virginians to join their West Virginia neighbors in a moment of silence.

The observance is in memory of those who died in the explosion at Massey Energy's upper big branch mine.

The moment of silence will happen at 3:30 Monday, just one week after the disaster.

A team of federal investigators will arrive at the mine to try to identify what caused the explosion.

Crews are still working to remove the bodies from the mine.

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