Worker succumbs to his injuries after workplace accident in Zorra Twp

(ZORRA TOWNSHIP, ON.) -The Oxford County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was called to a report of industrial workplace injury that occurred on Wednesday, August 23, 2017.

Shortly after 10:35 a.m., OPP were called to Lafarge, a business located on Road 68 in Zorra Township. One male employee was injured as a result of a fall from approximately 30 feet. The male was transported by Oxford County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to area hospital with critical injuries.

The male has since died in hospital from his injuries. The male has been identified as Walter NUVOLONI, 47-years-of-age, of Kingston, Ontario.

The Ontario Ministry of Labour has assumed the investigation.