Innisfil, Ont. man dies after piece of crane falls on him
South Simcoe Police say the worker was dismantling a piece of an old crane when a section of metal fell and struck him
INNISFIL, Ont.—Police say a worker has died in an industrial accident in Innisfil, Ont., north of Toronto.
South Simcoe Police say a worker at a business on Highway 89 was dismantling a piece of an old crane on Wednesday morning when a section of metal fell and struck him.
They say the 35-year-old Innisfil man died of his injuries.
Police, the Ministry of Labour and the coroner are conducting a joint investigation into the circumstances of the accident.
The man’s name is not being released at the request of his family.