Cumbria

Man killed in milk tanker accident on Kirby Thore farm

A man has died after becoming trapped between a milk tanker and a wall at a farm in Cumbria.

Emergency services were called to Bridge End Holsteins dairy farm at Kirkby Thore, near Penrith, just after 10:00 GMT after reports of an industrial accident.

A man in his 60s was pronounced dead at the scene, Cumbria Police confirmed.

A spokesman said the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) had been informed and the death was not suspicious.

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