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Great Yarmouth industrial accident leaves man dead

An industrial accident has occurred at the Outer Harbour of the Port of Great Yarmouth which result in the death of one man and another seriously injured.

Emergency services, including fire and rescue and the air ambulance, were called to the outer harbour site on South Beach Parade at about 10.50am on Thursday (17 October 2019).


One of the casualties, a man in his 60s, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other casualty, a man in his 40s, suffered serious injuries and has been taken to the James Paget University Hospital for treatment.


A spokesperson for Health and Safety Executive said: “HSE has been informed and is in contact with the police.”

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