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Kevin Alderton was killed in an industrial accident at Seething in Norfolk Credit: ITV Anglia

The inquest has been opened after a man was killed in an industrial accident in Norfolk.

Kevin Alderton, 34, from Horham near Eye in Suffolk died on Friday when he was working as a mechanic in premises at Seething, Norfolk.

The hearing was told that he became trapped between the rear wheel and the chassis of an agricultural vehicle he was working on. He was declared dead at the scene.

The inquest was adjourned pending the outcome of investigations being carried out by the Health and Safety Executive and Police.

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Scene of industrial accident. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A post mortem examination is due to take place on the body of a man who died following an industrial accident at a business premises Seething in Norfolk.

The man, believed to be in his 30's, died after the incident in Upgate Road in the village at around 1.30pm yesterday afternoon.

The Health and Safety Executive have been notified.

Man dies in industrial accident

A man has died following an industrial accident at a business premises Seething in Norfolk.

The man, believed to be in his 30's, died after the incident at his workplace in Upgate Road in the village at around 1.30pm yesterday afternoon.

Norfolk Police say his next of kin have yet to be informed. The Health and Safety Executive have been notified.

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