Police in Central Newfoundland are investigating the death of a man at a construction site in Norris Arm North Sunday morning.
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The Central Newfoundland Waste Management regional site in Norris Arm North.
According to a Lewisporte RCMP news release, the industrial accident happened at the Norris Arm Regional Waste Management Facility, a site operated by Central Newfoundland Waste Management Authority. A 56-year-old man fell 40 feet from the top of a building under construction.
Police said the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
RCMP and Occupational Health and Safety are investigating. The name of the deceased man has not been released.