Workplace accident claims life of Quebec worker

SAINT-MARIE, Que. - A 29-year-old man is dead following a workplace accident in Quebec.

Provincial police say the man was found unconscious and pinned under a hydraulic device while performing maintenance on the unit in Saint-Marie, south of Quebec City, on Wednesday evening.

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Police spokeswoman Ann Mathieu says the unidentified man later died in hospital.

Police and the Quebec agency which probes workplace accidents are investigating the incident.



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