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Yarmouth industrial incident

Police can confirm a man has died and another has been seriously injured following an industrial incident in Great Yarmouth today (Thursday 17 October 2019).

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.

Two men working on the site suffered serious injuries following an incident.

One of the casualties, a man in his 60s, was sadly 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.

Police remain on scene and the Health and Safety Executive have been informed.