Miner’s body recovered

The body of the 38 year old victim at the Tavua Hospital this morning. Picture: REPEKA NASIKO.

THE body of a 38-year-old Vatukoula Goldmine Limited employee who was buried under a sinkhole has been recovered by search and recovery teams this morning.
The deceased was at the R1 Shaft at the time of the incdent.
Police investigators were at the site to transfer the body to the Tavua Hospital.