Halifax Regional Police is currently at the scene of a fatal workplace accident that occurred this afternoon in Bedford.
At approximately 3:15 p.m., HRP and EHS personnel responded to the area of Douglas Drive in Bedford after a man fell from a ladder. He was pronounced deceased at the scene by EHS. Investigators from the HRP Forensic Identification Section, and investigators from the Department of Labour are currently on scene investigating the incident.
The victim’s name is being withheld pending official identification and next of kin notification
Our thoughts and condolences go out to his family, friends and co-workers.
Source: Media Release