Miner left hanging

A MINE worker was found hanging with two of his fingers trapped in a fully opened underground ventilation door at a New South Wales underground coal mine.

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The door was hydraulically operated and opened vertically.

The door was hydraulically operated and opened vertically.

The ventilation door had been jamming in the frame earlier in the shift.