WSN mourns the fatal injury of worker at Wesdome Gold Mines’ Eagle River mine

Thursday, May 02, 2013

WSN regrets to inform its clients that a fatality has occurred in Ontario’s mining industry.

The incident took place on April 30th, 2013 at Eagle River mine near White River, Ontario. Early reports from Ministry of Labour spokesman Matt Blajer suggest the worker was buried underneath a muck pile.

Currently the Ontario Provincial Police are assisting the Ministry of Labour with their investigation. The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of the next of kin.