Man, 59, dead after workplace incident at Terra Nova National Park

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A 59-year-old man who worked for Emmanuel Construction Services Limited died on a job site in Terra Nova National Park.

The RCMP said officers and paramedics responded to a call at 10 a.m. on Friday.

The man, who is from Hare Bay, had been working at the compound in the park. He was taken to hospital but died.

A stop-work order has been issued for the site, a spokesperson for Occupational Health and Safety told CBC News on Tuesday.

Both the RCMP and OHS are investigating, and say no other details can be provided at this time.

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