Man trapped in machinery at Cullompton paper mill dies

A man has died after he was trapped in machinery at a paper mill in Devon.

The incident happened at the Kings Mill industrial estate near Cullompton at about 09:15 BST, said a Devon and Somerset Fire Service spokesman.

The man was freed from the machinery and taken by air ambulance to the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital where he later died.

The mill's owners, DS Smith Paper Ltd, has not been available for comment. The man has not been named by police.

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