Man dies in Lameque cranberry field accident

A man is dead following a workplace accident at a Lameque-area cranberry field earlier this week.

Details are few at this time, however WorkSafeNB is investigating and says the incident occurred the morning of Monday, August 21st and involved a tractor.

The man was taken to hospital where he died.

The employer, Lameque based Fruit-Can Ltd. is not commenting on the matter.

(with files from the Acadie-Nouvelle)