Tayside and Central Scotland

Man dies in Dundee after scaffolding fall

House where the man fell
Image caption George Carr fell from scaffolding on a property in Somerville Place

A 67-year-old man has died after falling from scaffolding in Dundee.

George Carr, from the Fintry area of the city, was working with a colleague on a property in Somerville Place when he fell at about 1210 BST.

He was treated by paramedics, but died at the scene, a spokesman for Tayside Police said.

A joint police and Health and Safety Executive investigation is being carried out, but police said there were no suspicious circumstances.

Officers have appealed for any witnesses to contact them.

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