Miner killed in Harmony mine accident

2013-08-07 14:02


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Johannesburg - A miner was killed and another injured in an accident at Harmony's Kusasalethu mine near Carletonville, the mine said on Wednesday.

The accident happened on Tuesday when the men were handling materials underground, said spokesperson Henrika Basterfield.

The miner died on the scene. The injured worker was taken to hospital.

Harmony chief executive Graham Briggs sent his condolences to the miner's family.

The cause of the accident was being investigated.

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