Worker injured at Fortescue mine

A contractor has been injured at Fortescue’s Cloudbreak iron ore mine.

The contract fitter reportedly suffered crush injuries while working in a maintenance workshop on Thursday, according to the ABC.

The Royal Flying Doctors flew the man to Perth hospital following an assessment on site.

It is understood that the man had serious injuries, but was in a stable condition.

"We are all hoping he makes a full recovery and are offering support to his family and workmates," a Fortescue spokesperson said.

 

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