Cornwall construction worker's death investigated
- 14 June 2014
- From the section Cornwall
The death of a construction worker at a farm in Cornwall is being investigated.
The man, aged in his early-30s, died after an incident at Penare Farm, at Higher Fraddon.
The Health and Safety Executive confirmed a joint investigation with Devon and Cornwall Police was under way.
The owners of the farm have confirmed the fatality, which happened on Wednesday, but said they were not in a position to comment.
A biogas plant is being constructed at the farm in mid-Cornwall to create energy from animal waste.
It is currently not known how the man died.