Man dies after forklift accident in Grantham

A man has died in an accident involving a forklift truck at a factory in Grantham.

Police were called to Vacu-Lug, a tyre retreading firm, in Gonerby Road, Gonerby Hill Foot, at about 08:30 BST on Wednesday.

The 49-year-old man died at the scene. No one else was injured.

The accident is being investigated by the Health and Safety Executive with assistance from Lincolnshire Police.

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