Rockfall comes too close to comfort for mine worker

A WORKER at a New South Wales open cut mine was lucky not to have been crushed by a rock fall at the mine.

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The rock fall of about 250 tonnes occurred from the crest of a batter at the mine.

The rock fall of about 250 tonnes occurred from the crest of a batter at the mine.

The worker was about 20 metres away when the first rocks fell.

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