Fatal workplace accident in Ming’s Bight under investigation

September 12, 2019
Baie Verte, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release

A 63-year-old man from Harbour Round has died from injuries sustained in a workplace accident at the government wharf in Ming's Bight.

On September 11, 2019, Baie Verte RCMP, along with Emergency Medical Services and the Baie Verte and Ming's Bight Fire Departments, responded to a report of an accident at the Ming's Bight government wharf at approximately 1:00 p.m. The injured man died at the scene.

Occupational Health and Safety are engaged. The investigation is ongoing.

No additional information is available at this time.

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Contact information

Baie Verte RCMP
709-532-4221

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