One man is dead following a tragic accident near Port McNeill.
TimberWest Forest Corp says an equipment operator was killed yesterday afternoon at the company’s Bonanza Lake site.
The cause of death has not been determined, but the man is believed to be an employee of one of the company’s contractors.
TimberWest CEO Jeff Zweig calls it a tragic accident.
Spokeswoman Monica Bailey added that the company will suspend operations across the province on Monday out of respect for those involved in the accident.