Man dies following incident at industrial estate in Ripley

Posted on 26th November 2013

A man has died following an incident at an industrial estate in Ripley involving two work vehicles.

Police were called to the industrial estate on Heage Road just after 7am today (Tuesday, November 26).

A man in his 30s from Chaddesden, Derby suffered fatal injuries as a result of the incident involving a road sweeper and a tipper. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Derbyshire police are working with the Health and Safety Executive to investigate the circumstances of the incident.

A file is being prepared for the coroner.

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