Mounties and WorksafeBC are investigating a workplace fatality at a Crofton pulp and paper mill.

First responders were called to the Catalyst Paper mill at around 11:50 p.m., but it’s unclear exactly what happened.

The fatal accident happened near the entrance of the mill, according to RCMP.

The worker’s family has been notified and RCMP victim services is offering support for anyone affected.

The BC Coroners Service is also investigating the death.