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Turf cutting machine claims life

Humberside police

1:06pm 23rd September 2011

Police are investigating an incident on Feoffee Lane, Pocklington following the sudden death of a 30 year old man from Wilberfoss .

It is believed the man was involved in an accident involving a turf cutting machine.

Police were called to a field in Feoffee Lane shortly after 16.30hrs on Tuesday 20th September and the man was located and was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

A post mortem took place yesterday (Thursday 22nd September 2011.)

A file is being prepared for the coroner and the Health and Safety Executive have been informed.

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