BRIEF-IAMGOLD fatality results from bus accident in Burkina Faso

Thu Aug 4, 2016 5:55pm EDT
 
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Aug 4 (Reuters) - Iamgold Corp

* Fatality resulting from bus accident in Burkina Faso

* Says in addition to fatality, seven injured IAMGOLD employees were taken to Ouagadougou for medical treatment

* Two employees have been released, and other five remain in stable condition in hospital

* IAMGOLD Corp says accident involved two iamgold buses operated by transcordec, which were transporting employees from essakane mine to ouagadougou

* IAMGOLD Corp says an investigation into accident has been initiated by company

* Death of a contractor's employee in a bus accident between Dori and Kaya

* Accident involved two IAMGOLD buses operated by transcordec, which were transporting employees from essakane mine to Ouagadougou Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: