Deceased miner alone in shaft

MORE details have come to light about the death of a gemstone miner near Emerald in Queensland on November 5, with the Queensland Ambulance Service confirming the 58-year-old man died alone down a mine shaft.

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Gems from Rubyvale, near where the deceased miner lived

The incident happened at a small mine on private property on Goanna Flats Road near the Middle Ridge fossicking area.

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