27 year old Injured on Drilling Site in Alberta

A 27 year old man has been injured on a Alberta drilling site.

The incident happened on Friday after he became pinned between two tanks on a Husky Energy site outside of LaGlace Alberta. Shortly after 3pm the worker stepped between a stationary mud tank and a moving shale tank and was pinned.

He was working for Trinidad Drilling and was taken to hospital, but the extent of his injures are unknown.

No charges have been laid, but the investigation into the accident will continue on Saturday.

Thanks for Reading!

Energeticcity.ca is the voice of the Peace, bringing issues that matter to the forefront with independent journalism. Our job is to share the unique values of the Peace region with the rest of B.C. and make sure those in power hear us. From your kids’ lemonade stand to natural resource projects, we cover it–but we need your support.


Give $10 a month to Energeticcity.ca today and be the reason we can cover the next story.

Don't miss a news

story with our daily email!

This site uses cookies to provide you with a great user experience. By continuing to use this website, you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy.