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June 9, 2021 Fatalities

Accident Classification: Powered Haulage
Location: Stillwater Mine, Stillwater, Montana
Mine Type: Metal and Non-Metal
Mine Controller: Sibanye Stillwater Linited
Mined Material: Platinum Group Ore
Incident Date/Time: June 9, 2021 (All day)

Preliminary Report

Two miners were fatally injured when the Kobota mantrip they were traveling was struck by a 20 ton locomotive. 

The information provided in this notice is based on preliminary data ONLY and does not represent final determination regarding the nature of the incident or conclusions regarding the cause of the accident.

Fatality Alert

MINE FATALITIES – On June 9, 2021, two miners were fatally injured when a locomotive collided with the personnel carrier in which they were riding.