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Arrests after man falls from Al Amin Wholesale roof in Aston

Al Amin Wholesale
Image caption A 29-year-old man fell from the roof of Al Amin Wholesale in Grosvenor Road on Monday morning

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter after a man fell from a warehouse roof in Birmingham.

The 29-year-old victim fell from the roof of Al Amin Wholesale in Grosvenor Road at about 11:00 GMT on Monday.

He was taken to hospital with a serious head wound and died from his injuries the following day, West Midlands Police said.

The arrested men - aged 30 and 38 - have been released on bail pending further inquiries.

Det Sgt Tom Olphin said: "We are at the very early stages of an investigation and our thoughts remain with the man's family and friends at this sad time."

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) confirmed it would be investigating.

"We are aware of the incident and are assisting police with their inquiries," a spokeswoman said.

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