Miner trapped

A miner has been trapped underground since yesterday.

A miner has been trapped underground at BHP’s Nickel West Leinster Perseverance since mid-day yesterday.

An accident at the mine, located around 400 kilometres north of Kalgoorie, saw the miner trapped in a vehicle.

The extent of the miner’s injuries are not yet known.

Efforts to free the trapped miner continued overnight.

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