Investigators work on an area in Tilbury Island where a man was killed by a falling tree.

Investigators work on an area in Tilbury Island where a man was killed by a falling tree.

Man killed while working on trees in Delta

WorkSafeBC investigating weekend accident on Tiibury Island.



A man was killed by a falling tree in Delta on the weekend.

On Saturday, at about 9:45 a.m., at 7927 Huston Road on Tilbury Island, the man was struck by a tree while working for Paul’s Tree Service.

WorkSafeBC was called in to investigate at about 10:15 a.m.

A spokesperson from WorkSafeBC confirmed it was investigating and that a man had perished after being struck by the tree.

The spokesperson said it was early in the investigation and that further details couldn’t be provided at this point.

More details to come as they becomes known.

 

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