Aurizon Mines Ltd.
AMEX : AZK
TSX : ARZ

Aurizon Mines Ltd.

March 14, 2008 20:47 ET

Aurizon Mines Ltd.: News Release

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 14, 2008) - Aurizon Mines Ltd. (TSX:ARZ)(AMEX:AZK) deeply regrets to report that an employee of
Dumas Contracting Ltd. has been fatally injured in an accident, whilst performing maintenance on the 550 metre level at the company's Casa Berardi Mine.

Activity in the immediate vicinity of the accident has been suspended. Mining and milling operations are continuing as planned at this time.

Aurizon is working closely with the various authorities to determine the cause of the accident.

U.S. Registration: (File #0-22672)

Contact Information

  • Aurizon Mines Ltd.
    David Hall
    President and C.E.O.
    (604) 687-6600 or Toll Free: 1-888-411-GOLD
    (604) 687-3932 (FAX)
    or
    Aurizon Mines Ltd.
    Michel Gilbert
    Vice President
    (819) 874-4511
    (819) 874-3391 (FAX)
    Email: info@aurizon.com
    Website: www.aurizon.com