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MLA Dan Davies airlifted to Vancouver after workplace accident

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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – B.C. Liberal Leader Andrew Wilkinson confirms North Peace MLA Dan Davies was airlifted to Vancouver for medical care at Vancouver General Hospital.

Worksafe BC is investigating a workplace incident that left Davies seriously injured in Fort St. John on Tuesday.

According to Worksafe BC spokesperson Trish Knight Chernecki, a worker suffered serious injuries when they were struck by a loader while working at the business, which is owned by Lehigh Hanson Materials Limited.

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Wilkinson said, “Dan and his family appreciate the hard work of first responders and medical staff who have provided him with excellent care.”¬† Wilkinson went on to say Davies¬†is alert and in recovery.

Nearly a year ago, Davies was joined by then-Premier Christy Clark during a provincial election campaign stop at Inland Concrete.

 

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