A worker has been killed at the Boggabri Coal Mine.
It is understood that he sustained trauma to the head and neck after being struck by “some sort of structure”, NSW Ambulance Media has said.
The worker was a construction rigger in his 40’s was working on the expansion of the mine.
Ambulance staff were arrived at the scene on Leard Forest Road in Boggabri at 8:50am this morning.
CPR was performed, but the man went into traumatic cardiac arrest and died at the scene.