"Whenever there's a cave-in at any of the mines, you hold your breath," she said. "Coal is very powerful, and Mother Nature is very powerful."
Jones helped in the rescue of miners at Crandall Canyon and later spoke at a vigil for those who died and were injured there, according to the Tribune.
"Everybody who was up there put in 100 percent," said Jones, 23 at the time. "We did everything we possibly could. But the mountain won't let us do nothing else."
___Information from: The Salt Lake Tribune, http://www.sltrib.com