Veteran, Alberta – This morning at approximately 7:00 a.m., Consort RCMP responded to a workplace accident at drilling site northwest of Consort.
A 35-year-old male from Calgary was located deceased.
Early indications suggest the victim was fatally injured during a pressure test on a drilling site. Occupational Health and Safety investigators have taken over the follow up investigation.
The name of the victim is not being released.
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