Fatality at Bootu Creek

MANGANESE miner OM Holdings has confirmed the death of a 59-year-old worker at the firm’s Bootu Creek mine in the Northern Territory yesterday, just hours before the Singapore-based company delivered a much smaller first half profit on weaker metal prices.

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Bootu Creek.

NT Police confirmed emergency services were called to the Bootu Creek site, about 110km north of Tennant Creek, after a "substantial wall failure on the Western Limb" within the Tourag pit engulfed a