A 60-year-old is fighting for his life after being the victim of a work accident on a forestry site very early this morning, in Saint-Adalbert, in the county of L’Islet.
The worker was found trapped under a trailer truck shortly after 5:30 a.m. on Monday morning. He suffers from very serious injuries.
The victim was working on a forest site on route 285. He was transported to the Montmagny hospital center, where his life is feared.
The circumstances of the accident are not yet known, indicates Sergeant Claude Doiron, spokesperson for the Sûreté du Québec (SQ).
The Commission for Standards, Equity, Health and Safety at Work (CNESST) and Contrôle Route Québec are investigating the events.