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Gold Miner Dies at Fosterville

 

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A miner has died at the Agnico Eagle-operated Fosterville gold mine, located near Axedale, on Monday evening. 
 
Emergency services responded to the scene but the worker was pronounced dead at around 7pm. 
 
According to reports, the multi-national mining company Agnico Eagle has suspended production.

Heathcote Police and WorkSafe Victoria have been contacted for comment regarding the incident.