2017 Goonyella Riverside

05/08/2017 - Goonyella Riverside Mine - Cutting and Welding

Ambulances were called to the site in the early hours of Saturday morning and the miner was transported to Mackay Base Hospital and then to Townsville Hospital.

In a statement BMA confirmed a contractor from Independent Mining Services died as a result of injuries sustained in an incident that occurred during maintenance work at the Goonyella Riverside mine on August 5 2017.

This accident claimed the life of Daniel Springer