WSN mourns the death of a miner at Lac des Iles mine

Monday, July 14, 2014

WSN regrets to inform its clients that a fatality occurred on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at North American Palladium’s Lac des Iles mine, located north of Thunder Bay. 

Early reports suggest a thirty-eight year old man was pinned under a rock while operating a load-haul-dump machine on the 825 meter level.

The Ministry of Labour, the Ontario Provincial Police and union officials are currently investigating.