Police Attend Fatal Workplace Collision

Posted on Dec 10, 2014

File Number: 2014-152024

Fort McMurray, Alberta

On Friday, December 5th, at approximately 8:50 am, Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a report of a fatal collision that occurred at the Canadian National Resource Limited Horizon Site. Upon arrival, it was determined that a lone male was deceased. At this time RCMP remain on scene along with the municipal traffic unit and the Collision Reconstructionist.

Wood Buffalo RCMP are still in the process of notifying the next of kin, as such the identity of the male will not be released.

If you have information about this, or any other investigation(s), please call the Wood Buffalo RCMP at (780) 788-4000, or if you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1.800.222.8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers [www.crimestoppers.ab.ca] for instructions on how to do).  You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), the recovery of stolen property, and/or a seizure of illicit drugs, you may be eligible for a cash reward.

Media Contact:
Cst. Kandice Perry
Media Relations – Community Policing
Wood Buffalo RCMP
Tel: (780) 788-4237
Cell: (780) 799-0286