Miner dies at Sunrise Dam gold mine

A man died at the Sunrise Dam mine yesterday after being found unconscious at the controls of his equipment.

 A man died at the Sunrise Dam mine yesterday after being found unconscious at the controls of his equipment.

An on site nurse attempted to resuscitate the miner, but he was pronounced dead at 9:15am local time at Anglogold Ashanti run mine.

The man is yet to be formally identified. 

The mine is located north of Laverton, in Western Australia’s Eastern Goldfields region. 

 

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