Avino Silver & Gold Mines reports fatal accident at Avino Property Avino Silver & Gold Mines regrets to report the death of an employee on Tuesday, June 17, due to an accident at Circuit 2 within the processing plant on the Avino Property in Durango, Mexico. Circuit 2 will be offline temporarily while an investigation is conducted. Avino is working with the Mexican authorities to facilitate their investigation of this accident. The company does not expect the temporary closure of Circuit 2 to have a significant impact on production. This unfortunate accident has not affected the production from Circuit 1 which accounts for the majority of Avino's current production.