One worker killed in trenching accident at Suncor site north of Fort McMurray

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03/02/2020
Suncor Energy, One worker killed in trenching accident at Suncor site north of Fort McMurray
Suncor Energy’s base plant north of Fort McMurray, Alta. on Wednesday September 27, 2017. Vincent McDermott/Fort McMurray Today/Postmedia Network

Suncor Energy has confirmed one worker has been killed in a workplace accident at a mining site north of Fort McMurray.

The worker, a contractor with Aecon, was buried during trenching work at Suncor’s Millennium Mine, said Trent Bancarz, a spokesperson with Alberta Occupational Health and Safety (OHS).

Emergency workers responded immediately to the incident and Wood Buffalo RCMP arrived at the scene…