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Man dead after industrial accident on U of T campus

Last Updated Sep 12, 2018 at 11:20 am EDT

Fire trucks parked on the University of Toronto's St. George Campus after a man died in an industrial accident on Sept. 8, 2017. CITYNEWS/Giancarlo DeSantis

A man in his 30s is dead after an industrial accident on the University of Toronto’s St. George Campus on Friday morning.

It happened just before 10 a.m. in an elevator shaft on St. George Street, north of College.

Paramedics said a heavy object fell from a crane into the shaft and landed on the worker.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Ministry of Labour is investigating.