WA Mine Worker Mauled By Three Dingoes While In A ‘Safe Area’

At the Telfer gold and copper mine


22 July 2018

Article heading image for WA Mine Worker Mauled By Three Dingoes While In A ‘Safe Area’

A fly-in fly-out worker at the Telfer gold and copper mine in Western Australia has been attacked by three dingoes, leaving her with deep wounds to her legs, arms and body that will need plastic surgery.

The woman, a security worker, was eating lunch at a designated safe eating area on Wednesday when one dingo approached and stole her mobile phone, before two other dingoes attacked her when she went to retrieve it.

She has had two operations at Royal Perth Hospital and will need plastic surgery, The West Australian reports on Monday.

Catch up on the major news stories of today below! - July 23 

Missed Heidi, Xavier and Ryan this morning? Download the Hit app on iTunes or Google Play and catch up now!

Listen Live!