Contract worker dies in incident at New Brunswick power facility, officials say
Incident occurred at Belledune generating station on Monday
by the Canadian Press
BELLEDUNE, N.B. (CP) — Officials in New Brunswick are investigating the death of a worker at an NB Power facility in the northeast of the province.
A spokeswoman for WorkSafeNB confirms an investigation is underway into an incident that resulted in the death of a worker at the Belledune generating station on Monday.
Laragh Dooley says the investigation is active so the agency cannot release any further information.
Meanwhile, NB Power a contract employee was involved.
Spokesman Marc Belliveau says the utility is co-operating fully with WorkSafeNB as it investigates.
Belliveau says the utility will not comment further.