Belfast Telegraph

Friday 25 July 2014

Man dies while trapped behind lorry

A 39-year-old man died after he was trapped behind a lorry

A man has died after he was trapped behind a lorry in Coleraine, Co Londonderry.

Police were called to the Gateside Road shortly before midday on Friday.

A police spokeswoman said: "A 39-year-old man died after he was trapped behind a lorry.

"The industrial estate in the area is now closed and will remain closed for the duration of Friday."

The Health and Safety Executive has been informed.

The victim worked for Coleraine Borough Council and was at the council's recycling plant.

The father-of-two was well-known in the local community.

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