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Worker dies after incident at forestry operation near Port Hardy

The BC Coroners Service says the victim was a man in his 40s

A man has died after an incident at a forestry operation near a small village on northern Vancouver Island.

Both WorkSafeBC and the BC Coroners Service said they were notified Sunday afternoon about a workplace incident near Holberg, west of Port Hardy.

READ MORE: Man killed in northern B.C. logging accident

The victim was in his 40s.

No further information was available as to how the man died.

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