‘Serious incident’ sends Abbotsford area worker to hospital

‘Serious incident’ sends Abbotsford area worker to hospital

Few details are currently available, but WorkSafeBC says it is investigating

WorkSafeBC is responding to an Abbotsford workplace where a “serious incident” sent a worker to hospital.

Police and fire crews responded to the incident, but neither was immediately able to comment on the incident, but to say that the incident occurred at a mill on Glenmore Road. WorkSafe spokesperson Gillian Burnett offered only preliminary details as of 3 p.m. Friday, stating that the provincial work safety authority was called to the scene at 12:50 p.m.

The location of the incident has not yet been confirmed. The News will update with more information as it becomes available.