One dead, 2 hurt in mine collapse in main Queensland
- Guy, 60, has actually passed away after a mine shaft collapsed in main Queensland on Tuesday
- 2 other guys hurt when catastrophe unfolded about 11pm on Tuesday night
- Trio were released and required to Emerald Medical facility for treatment where one passed away
A 60-year-old employee has actually passed away after a mine shaft collapsed in main Queensland.
Authorities state a 60-year-old male and 2 other guys were harmed when a shaft they were operating in collapsed in the Lillyvale location, north of Emerald, about 11pm on Tuesday.
Queensland Ambulance Service states one male was at first “encapsulated” with leg and pelvic injuries.
He was then released and airlifted to Rockhampton Medical facility in a severe condition.
Paramedics examined a 2nd male for vital injuries, while a 3rd individual suffered a “medical occasion” and was required to Emerald Medical facility for treatment.
A Queensland Authorities representative informed AAP a 60-year-old male has actually passed away, however it’s not yet clear what injuries he suffered or if he was the male who had a medical occasion.