Primero Regrets to Report a Fatality at Its San Dimas Mine

TORONTO, ON–(Marketwired – December 13, 2015) – Primero Mining Corp. (“Primero” or the “Company”) (TSX: P) (NYSE: PPP) regrets to report the fatality of an employee that occurred at its San Dimas mine in Mexico on the weekend.

“We feel great remorse over the loss of our colleague Enrique Ortiz, an experienced underground miner at our San Dimas mine,” said Ernest Mast, President and Chief Operating Officer. “Work-related losses are felt deeply by the Primero and Tayoltita communities and we send our deepest sympathies to Enrique’s family and friends. The safe operation of our mines remains Primero’s top priority, and we will continue to work hard to eliminate all work-place accidents.”

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