41-year-old man found dead at NB Power substation in Bathurst

Bathurst Police say a 41-year-old man is dead after he was found unresponsive at an NB Power substation Saturday.

Officers responded to the substation around 5:45 a.m. following a power outage and discovered the man after arriving and securing the site.

Police say paramedics were called and after attempts to revive the man at the scene, he was transported to the Chaleur Regional Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The General Investigation Section and Forensic Identification Unit attended the scene and are continuing to investigate the incident.

Bathurst police say the man's name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.