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Man dies after East Kilbride factory incident

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A man has died after an accident at a pipe welding factory in East Kilbride.

The 52-year-old was taken to hospital after the incident at IODS Pipe Clad on the Kelvin Industrial Estate, but died later.

Police Scotland said they had received a report of a man being injured at about 11:10 on Thursday 7 September.

A spokeswoman added: "A joint investigation between the police and Health and Safety Executive is under way and inquiries are ongoing."

IODS Pipe Clad is part of the Glen Almond Group.

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