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UPDATE: Vale identifies dead miners

ONTARIO - The two underground miners killed at the Stobie mine on Wednesday, June 8, 2011, have been identified by their employer, Vale, as Jason Chenier, 35, and Jordan Fram, 26.



ONTARIO – The two underground miners killed at the Stobie mine on Wednesday, June 8, 2011, have been identified by their employer, Vale, as Jason Chenier, 35, and Jordan Fram, 26.

“Both individuals were skilled employees and wonderful people, and words cannot express how deep our sorrow is at their loss,” Jon Treen, Vale’s general manager of its Ontario Operations said at a press conference Thursday morning.