Man Dies After Falling Down Lyon County Mine Shaft

A man exploring mine shafts fell to his death in Lyon Count on Saturday morning.

Terry Berardy was with friends and family members near Ludwig mine.

The group was inside a mine shaft, when Berardy fell 80 to 100 feet down an adjoining shaft.

Rescue crews were called in and pulled him from the deep tunnel, but it was too late to save him.

Berardy was pronounced dead at the scene