Liverpool

Matalan distribution centre Knowsley: Man killed in fall

A man has died after falling from "a significant height" at a Matalan distribution centre in Merseyside.

The 32-year-old, who has not been named, was found with serious head injuries inside the warehouse on Perimeter Road on Knowsley Industrial Park at about 02:00 GMT, police said.

He was taken to Aintree University Hospital in Fazakerley but was pronounced dead a short time later.

Police said the death was being treated as "unexplained".

The man's family has been informed and operations at the centre have been suspended pending investigations.

A Matalan spokesperson said: "It is with sadness that we confirm there has been a fatality at our Liverpool Warehouse.

"Our deepest condolences go to the family, friends and colleagues of the deceased."