Man seriously injured underground at PotashCorp mine

Man seriously injured underground at Cory potash mine sent to Saskatoon’s Royal University Hospital. File / Global News

SASKATOON – A man was taken to hospital in critical condition Tuesday morning after an incident at PotashCorp’s Cory mine southwest of Saskatoon.

The 35-year-old man received an electric shock underground.

M.D. Ambulance arrived at the site around 9:30 a.m.

Mine rescue workers provided initial treatment to the victim.

The man was taken to Royal University Hospital and his current condition is unknown.

The investigation is ongoing.

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