Man dies in Fincham after falling into grain silo

Fincham, Norfolk The industrial accident took place at a business in Fincham

A man has died after falling into a grain silo in Norfolk.

Norfolk Police said they were called to reports of an industrial accident at a business in Swaffham Road, Fincham, near Downham Market, at 11:05 BST.

Fire and ambulance services, including the air ambulance, were all in attendance but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The police and the Health and Safety Executive have launched an investigation into the death.

No further details about the man have been released.

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