Harmony Gold Mining Company advises that one of its employees was fatally injured in a fall of ground incident at the Bambanani mine.

The incident occurred on Friday, 17 February 2017, at the Welkom-located mine.

The deceased was a winch driver and has been in Harmony Gold’s employ since 2013. An investigation into the accident is underway.

Management expressed their sincere condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of the deceased.