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Man dies in 'workplace accident' in Co Meath

Published 26/07/2016

Gardai said the man was discovered at Navan Retail Park
Gardai said the man was discovered at Navan Retail Park

A man has died in a suspected workplace accident.

Gardai said the man was discovered at Navan Retail Park in Co Meath at about 6.30am on Tuesday.

Emergency services were at the scene for a number of hours after the alarm was raised.

The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) has been notified.

It is understood a large steel security gate at the entrance to a delivery section of the retail park collapsed on top of the man.

He was in his 40s, gardai said.

His body was taken to Navan General Hospital, where a post-mortem examination was to take place.

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