Canadian Manufacturing

Woman dead after industrial accident north of Toronto

Incident occurred at plastics manufacturer near Highways 7 and 400 in Vaughan, Ont.

March 31, 2014  by The Canadian Press

VAUGHAN, Ont.—A woman is dead after an industrial accident in Vaughan, Ont., north of Toronto.

Police say it happened at about 5 a.m. March 30 at a plastics manufacturer near Highways 7 and 400.

The female worker was pinned under a piece of machinery.

Her name and age have not been released.

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The Ontario Ministry of Labour has been called in to investigate.