Highlands & Islands

Man trapped under steel structure dies

A man has died in hospital after he became trapped under a steel structure at a specialist engineering firm in the Highlands, police have confirmed.

The incident happened at Port and Supply Base, in Invergordon, at about 0845 BST.

The emergency services were called to the Shore Road site when the man in his 50s suffered serious injuries.

He was airlifted to Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, where he died. A report has been sent to the procurator fiscal.

The man's family has been told of his death. The Health and Safety Executive has also been informed.

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