- 1 update
A man has died after being hit by a piece of equipment attached to a crane at a scrapyard.
Police were called to the scene of the accident in Twyford Avenue, Portsmouth, Hampshire, at 12.12pm yesterday in which a second man also suffered non life-threatening injuries.
A Hampshire police spokeswoman said that a post mortem examination would be carried out on the body of the 50-year-old to establish exactly how he died.
The spokeswoman added that the man's next-of-kin had been informed and the coroner had been notified of the death.