Digging at Herrin, Illinois cemetery postponed due to rain


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

UPDATE: (9:21 a.m.): Digging at the cemetery in Herrin, Illinois, which was scheduled for Friday, has been postponed due to rain. Crews will return Monday.

Earlier story:

HERRIN, Ill. - Crews will be back at the cemetery in Herrin, Illinois on Friday.

They will continue to search for victims of the Herrin Massacre.

Researchers say the victims were buried in the cemetery in unmarked graves. Last week, crews found a wooden vault, but no remains.