Man dies of injuries in workplace accident on First Nation in southern Alberta
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Police at a First Nation near Calgary say a man has died after a workplace accident.
The Tsuut’ina Police Service says officers responded to a report of an injury on Tsuut’ina Nation.
They were joined by fire crews and emergency medical services.
Police say emergency workers tried to save the 43-year-old man, but he died at the scene.
They say officers are investigating.
Occupational Health and Safety Alberta says it is also investigating and that the accident happened on a construction site.
“A worker was found unconscious on site and was declared deceased by emergency responders,” said a statement from the department on Tuesday.
“As this is an active investigation, no further information will be provided.”