Dia Bras Exploration Inc.

Dia Bras Exploration Inc.

September 28, 2009 16:03 ET

Dia Bras Exploration Inc.: Fatal Accident at the Bolivar Mine

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 28, 2009) - Dia Bras Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:DIB) regrets to announce that two miners died in a fatal accident that occurred on Saturday, September 26 at its Bolivar Mine, in Chihuahua, Mexico. Management is working with local authorities in the investigation of the accident.

"This type of terrible incident should never happen. We will look into this tragic incident to find out what happened and see if any changes need to be made to our safety practices or policies," said Daniel Tellechea, President and CEO, Dia Bras Exploration.

The Board of Directors and Management of the Company extend their deepest sympathy to the family, friends and work colleagues of the deceased.

About Dia Bras

Dia Bras is a Canadian exploration mining Company focused on precious and base metals in the State of Chihuahua, in northern Mexico. The Company is committed to developing and adding value to its assets - the Bolivar copper-zinc project and the Cusi silver mining camp. The Company trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "DIB". For further information on Dia Bras visit www.diabras.com

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Forward-looking statements:

Except for statements of historical fact all statements in this news release without limitation regarding new projects acquisitions future plans and objectives are forward-looking statements which involve risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate; actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements.

Contact Information

  • Dia Bras Exploration
    Daniel Tellechea
    President & CEO
    Dia Bras Exploration
    Thomas L. Robyn