Sinopec Daylight Energy Ltd. Investigates Wellsite Incident in the Whitecourt Area


CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Jan. 11, 2012) - Sinopec Daylight Energy Ltd. ("Sinopec Daylight") (TSX:DAY.TO - News) (TSX:DAY.C) (TSX:DAY.D) has confirmed the fatality of one of its contract workers after an incident today at Sinopec Daylight's location approximately 24 kilometres southwest of Whitecourt, Alberta.

The contractor sustained injuries at the site and was quickly transferred to hospital in Whitecourt where he later succumbed to his injuries.

Sinopec Daylight has expressed that their thoughts are with the family and friends of the victim, and they are cooperating fully with Alberta Occupational Health and Safety to investigate the cause of the incident.

Shauna MacDonald
Brookline Public Relations, Inc.
(403) 538-5645 (office)
(403) 585-4570 (cell)

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