29-year-old died in OceanaGold mine accident

- Published: 29 July 2016
29-year-old died in OceanaGold mine accident

A 29-year-old man had passed on taking after a work place accident at OceanaGold mine, Waihi the previous evening.

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The man died after the front end loader he was in moved down a stope. The mischance happened at roughly 6.30pm on Thursday night. An underground mine salvage group completed a quest for the man and he was found in the early hours of toward the beginning of today in the loader perished. 

WorkSafe and Police are at the scene and are researching the circumstances of the demise. 

Territory Commander Inspector John Kelly might want to thank every one of those included in the salvage operation furthermore offers his sensitivities to the family and companions of the expired man.