Mineworker hospitalised after continuous miner hits bolt tail

A MINEWORKER suffered a fractured sinus bone after being struck in the face by a nut from a mega bolt tail hit by the cutter head of a continuous miner at a New South Wales underground coal mine.

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The cutter head of a continuous miner hit a mega bolt tail.

 While widening a longwall installation face at an underground coal mine, the cutter head of a continuous miner hit a mega bolt tail.

The nut from the bolt hit the worker in the face.

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