Essex

Man killed in industrial incident in Braintree, Essex

A man in his 50s has died at work in Essex after he was trapped by the legs under a container.

Emergency services were called shortly after 12:00 BST to the incident in Convent Lane, Braintree.

Essex Police said the man, who has not been named, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A spokesman for Essex fire service said the man had been "trapped by his legs under a container". The Health and Safety Executive is investigating.

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