Swinging excavator hits dozer

AN EXCAVATOR made contact with a nearby dozer in an incident at a New South Wales open cut coal mine.

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As the excavator bucket cleared the truck, it hit the lift cylinders on the dozer.

The excavator was working across the face at the time of the incident.

A dozer was cleaning up and entered the swing radius of the excavator while it was placing a bucket of material in a truck.

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