COVINGTON, Oklahoma - A jobsite in Covington has been shut down following the death of a contractor with BJ’s Oilfield Construction, Monday morning.

The site at Moss Energy field was being built for Oklahoma Gas and Electric (OG&E).

Moss & Associates released the following statement after the man’s death:

Moss & Associates is deeply saddened by the death of a BJ’s Oilfield Construction contractor working on site at the Covington Solar project this morning. Our thoughts and prayers are with the man’s family to whom we offer our full support at this extremely difficult time. Counselling support has been made available to any colleagues and staff affected by this tragedy.

The jobsite has been shut down and we are fully cooperating with the OSHA investigation.