2019 Carborough Downs

25/11/2019 - Carborough Downs - Strata / Rib Fall, Roof fall

Mineworkers told AMSJ that the mine fatality reportedly involved a roof fall at the longwall face. It is believed that the miner was on his first shift after a roster break.

Fitzroy Australia Resources CEO, Grant Polwarth said: “We are deeply saddened by this news and Fitzroy extends our deepest sympathies to the family, friends, and colleagues of the worker.” The deceased is a long-term employee of Fitzroy Australia Resources.

This accident claimed the life of Brad Duxbury