ALBERTA

RCMP investigate death of road resurfacing worker outside of Edmonton

10/10/2013 02:04 EDT | Updated 01/23/2014 06:58 EST
ST. ALBERT, Alta. - Police and safety officials are investigating the death of a man who was working on a road resurfacing crew just outside of Edmonton.

RCMP say the 25-year-old man was struck Wednesday afternoon by another crew member driving a pickup truck in St. Albert.

The injured man was pronounced dead in hospital.

RCMP say the dead man was from Edmonton but did not release his name.

Police say they don't believe road conditions, speed or alcohol were factors.

Alberta Occupational Health and Safety officers are also reviewing what happened.

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