Serious lung injury after pipe strikes worker's chest

A COAL mine worker sustained a punctured lung when he was struck in the chest by a poly pipe at a New South Wales underground coal mine.

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While moving a pipe trailer into a roadway, a pipe has moved rapidly and struck the worker in the chest.

While moving a pipe trailer into a roadway, a pipe has moved rapidly and struck the worker in the chest.

The NSW Resources Regulator said the incident was under investigation.

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