Man dies in industrial incident at plastics factory

The man in an incident at Berry M&H near Beccles

The man in an incident at Berry M&H near Beccles - Credit: Google Maps

A man has died following an industrial incident at a plastics factory near Beccles.

Police and the ambulance service were called to Berry M&H factory in Benacre Road, Ellough, shortly before 9pm on Thursday after receiving reports of an employee in need of urgent medical attention.

The employee – a man aged in his 30s – was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after emergency services arrived.

Officers from Suffolk police are conducting a joint investigation with the Health and Safety Executive into the circumstances surrounding the man’s death.

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