Fatal fall at Embassy apartment building in Labrador City

A man who had been working on the roof of the Embassy apartment building in Labrador City died after a six-storey fall. (CBC)

The New Brunswick man who died in an industrial accident in Newfoundland and Labrador was from Belledune, police have said.

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary said the 45-year-old man from Belledune died in a mishap at the Embassy apartment building on Bartlett Drive, Labrador City, on Oct. 25.

“The RNC has turned the investigation over to Occupational Health and Safety officers. At this time the RNC has no reason to believe that the accident was suspicious,” Cst. Taila Murphy said Monday. 

The man died after falling from a roof. His name has not been released.