CCGS Terry Fox leaves N.L. as Arctic season gets underway
CCGS Terry Fox is leaving Botwood today, heading to the Arctic to begin icebreaking activities there.
Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro has confirmed all construction on the new transmission line from Bay d’Espoir to the Avalon Peninsula has been shut down due to what is being called a 'serious incident.'
NL Hydro indicated an investigation is underway.
The incident occurred west of Come by Chance.
“The safety of our employees, contractors and the public continues to be our number one priority,” a statement from the company reads.
More to come.