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RCMP confirm fatal workplace incident at Wainwright Marine Services

RCMP confirm fatal workplace incident at Wainwright Marine Services

The Prince Rupert RCMP have confirmed a workplace death at Wainwright Marine Services.

Just after noon yesterday, an embankment gave way, trapping a 49 year old worker in the water.

Despite the efforts of co-workers, BC Paramedics and the Prince Rupert Fire Department, the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The case has been turned over to WorkSafe BC for further investigation with assistance from the Prince Rupert RCMP and BC Coroner’s Service.

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