Man dies in Ripley industrial estate accident
- 26 November 2013
- From the section Derby
A man has died in an accident involving two work vehicles at an industrial estate.
Police said the 38-year-old man, from Chaddesden, Derby, suffered fatal head injuries as a result of the accident involving a road sweeper and a tipper.
It happened at an industrial estate on Heage Road, in Ripley, Derbyshire shortly after 07:00 GMT on Tuesday.
Derbyshire Police said officers were working with the Health and Safety Executive to investigate.
A police spokeswoman said the man had not been inside either of the vehicles at the time of the accident and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
A file is being prepared for the coroner.