Man dies following industrial incident at site in Bury St Edmunds

Police can confirm that a man has died at an incident in Bury St Edmunds.

Officers were called to Rougham Tower Avenue in the town just before 3pm yesterday (Thursday, April 1) along with the fire and rescue service, ambulance service and a team from the Suffolk Accident Rescue Service. The Health and Safety Executive has also been informed.

A male, aged in his 30s, died in the incident at the scene yesterday. Next of kin have been informed.

The man’s death is being treated as unexplained at this stage. Officers from Suffolk police are currently working with colleagues from the Health and Safety Executive to establish the circumstances leading up to the man’s death. The coroner has been notified.

Enquiries remain on going and a police cordon remains in place whilst the investigation continues.

Police remained on the scene earlier today following the incident, at the Weerts Group MV site, on the Suffolk Park industrial area.

This morning a police car and a forensic science vehicle were visible on the site with police tape sealing off the north east area close to Rougham Tower Avenue.

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