Saskatchewan Male Dies Inside Sherwood Park, Alberta Grain Hopper

Strathcona County, Alberta – This morning at approximately 9:34 a.m. Strathcona County RCMP and Strathcona County Emergency Services responded to a workplace accident at the Hi-Pro Feeds business located on Liberty Road in Sherwood Park.


A 57 year old male from Saskatchewan was located deceased inside a grain hopper onsite. Early indications suggest the victim was in the process of clearing the hopper when the accident occurred.

The name of the victim is not being released.

No other information is being released at this time and as the vehicle was from out of province the Federal Occupational Health and Safety investigators have taken over the follow up investigation.

No further information is available from police at this time.

Strathcona County RCMP