Tragedy near Immingham docks

Tragedy near Immingham docks

Tragedy near Immingham docks

A man was sadly been found dead inside a lorry cab near Immingham docks earlier this week – the incident is currently being treated as ‘unexplained’.

The body of a 60-year-old man was discovered on Wednesday morning.

Emergency services were called to Middleplatt Road, where a fire crew assisted in moving the man’s body into an ambulance.

According to Humberside Fire and Rescue, “crews manipulated 60 year old deceased male from cab of lorry and into awaiting ambulance.”

They added that “full viral PPE” was in use.

It was soon concluded that he had died following a medical emergency.

A spokesperson for Humberside Police said:

“We were called to Middleplatt Road in Immingham, just after 9am, on Wednesday, February 10.

“A man had sadly died.

“His death is unexplained but is not being treated as suspicious.

“Our thoughts are with his family at this time.”

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