One miner was killed and a different wounded in an incident at an underground mine in northeast Nevada, Nevada Gold Mines described Tuesday.
The employee who was wounded in the incident in Eureka County on Monday was taken care of at an area clinic and unveiled, the organization claimed. No names have been released.
The U.S. Mine Protection and Wellbeing Administration reported Tuesday the accident associated hand resources at the Goldstrike Underground procedure, about 25 miles north of Carlin, but no other particulars have been released.
“Our feelings and prayers are with the family members, good friends and coworkers of the employees associated,” the corporation said in a assertion. It has additional than 7,000 employees in Nevada.
The final hardrock mining fatality in Nevada was virtually a year ago when a truck driver was killed in a crash on Feb. 14 at NGM’s Cortez Underground Mine, the Elko Each day Fress Press claimed.