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MIDDLEMOUNT Coal CEO Gerrie Jordaan has confirmed the excavator operator killed in an incident at the Central Queensland coal mine on June 26 was David John Routledge.

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The Middlemount mine site in Queensland.

Jordaan said Routledge, from South Mackay, was an experienced operator who had been working at the mine for more than three years.