Lee Woodhouse dies in Pocklington turf-cutting accident
- 23 September 2011
- From the section Humberside
A man has died in an accident involving a turf-cutting machine near Pocklington in East Yorkshire.
Thirty-year-old Lee Woodhouse suffered multiple injuries in the incident in a field off Feoffee Lane on Tuesday afternoon, Humberside Police said.
Mr Woodhouse, of Wilberfoss, was working for commercial turf producer In-Turf, who said he was "an exemplary employee who will be much missed".
Police and the Health and Safety Executive were investigating.