WSN mourns the loss of two workers at First Nickel Lockerby mine

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Early this morning, two contractors were fatally injured at First Nickel Inc.’s Lockerby mine.  

The Ministry of Labour is currently investigating and the Greater Sudbury Police Services forensic unit is currently onsite.

First Nickel Inc. has released a statement stating all underground activities at the mine are currently suspended, with the exception of emergency requirements.

Names of the workers have not been released. Early reports suggest a fall of ground may have occurred.