Miner killed during Harmony Gold mine accident

The incident occurred last night and operations at the mine have been brought to a halt as a result.

Harmony Gold's Kusasalethu mine. Picture: Harmony Gold.

JOHANNESBURG - A miner at Harmony Gold's Kusasalethu mine on the West Rand has been killed in an underground accident.

The incident occurred last night and operations at the mine have been brought to a halt as a result.

Harmony Gold's Marian van der Walt says, "Investigations are currently underway and Harmony will continue its effort to ensure that no fatalities occur."