BRIEF-Oceanagold reports fatality at Waihi gold mine in New Zealand

Thu Jul 28, 2016 11:17am EDT
 
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July 28 (Reuters) - Oceanagold Corp :

* Oceanagold reports fatality at the Waihi gold mine in New Zealand

* Waihi operation has been suspended while investigation is conducted

* An underground mining operator was fatally injured following an incident on July 28

* Accident is currently under investigation and company is fully cooperating with police authorities

* In 2016, company expects to produce 385,000 to 425,000 ounces of gold from combined New Zealand and Didipio Operations Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: