Worker dies in horror accident on building site

A MAN has died following a fatal accident on a Scots building site.

It is understood a 52-year-old man died whilst working on the new Foresterhill Health Campus in Aberdeen this morning.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

GRAHAM Construction – who are responsible for the site – say they are ‘deeply saddened’ by the death.

They have paused all related work on the multi-million pound build to allow for an investigation to take place.

A spokesperson told the Scottish Sun: “We are deeply saddened to confirm a fatality at the Foresterhill Health Campus in Aberdeen today.

“We are in discussions with the sub-contractor involved, as well as the emergency services and the Health and Safety Executive and we have paused all related work.

“We will fully cooperate with any investigation.

“Our thoughts are with the family of the deceased and we will support our colleagues as best we can at this difficult time.”

The Health and Safety Executive have confirmed they are to launch a probe into the incident.

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