Canada's Lundin Mining reports fatality at Neves-Corvo mine in Portugal

(Reuters) - Canadian miner Lundin Mining on Monday said an employee at its Neves-Corvo mine in Portugal died after a fall-of-ground incident while operating a piece of equipment underground.

The company said operations at the mainly copper and zinc producing mine have been temporarily suspended.

Lundin said that it is working with Portugal's authorities in their investigation.

(Reporting by Vallari Srivastava in Bengaluru; Editing by Tasim Zahid)