Worker dies at tyre factory

Police in Carlisle are investigating after a suspicious death at the city's Pirelli factory.

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Pirelli death: Family tribute

George Falder

The family of a man who died in Pirelli’s factory in Carlisle have paid tribute to him saying he was a man with a ‘heart of gold’.

48 year old George Falder from Carlisle, an employee of Pirellis factory, was found dead inside factory machinery on Sunday 30 September.

Mr Falder's family said:

"George was the kindest man you would ever know. He would do anything for anyone. He had a heart of gold and he will be missed so much by all of his family.

"George was happy spending time with his wife Andrea and two children, Emma and Simon and loved walking pet dog Bailey.

"George had just returned from his holiday in Turkey which he had been looking forward to since he booked it. We are all glad he got to go before this tragedy happened.”

An investigation is underway into the circumstances surrounding Mr Falder’s death and detectives are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to please contact Carlisle CID on 101

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