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Worker seriously injured in fall at incinerator site

The accident happened at the site of a new waste incinerator in St Dennis Credit: ITV News West Country

A worker has been airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after an accident at the building site of a new waste incinerator in mid-Cornwall.

Work was halted at the site in St Dennis after the man fell about 30 feet. He was taken to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth by air ambulance.

The developers behind the £140 million project say an investigation is underway.