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Man dies in Port of Felixstowe industrial accident

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Image caption The accident happened at the Port of Felixstowe, the UK's biggest container port

A man has died following an industrial accident at the UK's biggest container port.

The accident happened on the Port of Felixstowe quayside shortly before 15:00 BST on Friday.

Port paramedics tried to save the man, who is believed to have been in his 50s, but he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Suffolk Police and the Health and Safety Executive are working together to investigate the incident.

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