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Fatality at Pretium Resources' Brucejack Mine

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(Kitco News) - An un-named Pretium Resources' employee died on Friday after an incident at the company's maintenance support facility on surface.

The injured employee was treated immediately by the site emergency response team and then transported to the hospital in Terrace, British Columbia where he passed away today.

Operations at Brucejack were suspended on Friday and have since resumed.

Pretium (NYSE:PVG) said it is fully cooperating with an investigation of the incident.

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