Well servicing employee dies at oilfield site near Stoughton

A worker is dead after an unspecified incident at an oilfield site near Stoughton.Crescent Point, the Calgary-based company operating the site, said the death occurred Monday afternoon. The deceased was employed by Aaron Well Servicing, a Weyburn company with approximately 40 employees that operates a fleet of service rigs.In a statement provided to media, Crescent Point said “Our thoughts are with the family of the deceased Aaron Well Servicing employee.”Crescent Point said its corporate emergency response was initiated immediately after notification of the incident and the site was secured “to ensure the ongoing safety of staff, the community and environment.“As both external and internal investigations into the cause of death are ongoing, we are unable to comment on this situation. Right now, our focus is on supporting our colleagues,” Crescent Point said.Story continues belowThis advertisement has not loaded yet,but your article continues below.STARS Air Ambulance responded to the scene around 1 p.m. Monday,STAR 9 (Regina) has been dispatched for a Scene Call Emergency in the Stoughton, SK area.— STARS Ambulance (@STARSambulance) August 19, 2019 Stoughton is about 140 kilometres southeast of Regina.

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