Statement on Middlemount Coal Mine incident
Please attribute the following comments to the Queensland Mines Inspectorate
A team from the Mines Inspectorate has commenced an investigation of an incident that tragically claimed the life of a mine worker at Middlemount Coal Mine near Emerald on Wednesday 26 June.
Our thoughts are with family of the deceased and the Middlemount Coal Mine workforce and community.
The mine has ceased operations at this time, and as the investigation is underway we are unable to comment further at this stage.
Last updated 27 June 2019