Update: Man who died in Ipswich crushing accident is named

Police have named a man who died following an incident at Ipswich Docks on Friday - while another man from Lowestoft remains in hospital.

Neville Wightman, 52, from the Ipswich area, died after being crushed by a section of floating pontoon at the port on Cliff Road.

A post mortem examination found that Mr Wightman died as a result of massive crushing injuries.

The other man, believed to be in his 40s, was also injured in the incident and was taken to Ipswich Hospital where he remains in a serious condition with non-life threatening injuries.

A joint police and Health and Safety Executive investigation is continuing.


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