Man badly hurt in industrial accident

A man has been seriously injured in an industrial accident.

Wednesday, 28th September 2016, 10:47 am
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 2:00 pm
Police are warning to be on the guard for rogue traders targeting the elderly in north Derbyshire.

The 26-year-old was taken by air ambulance to Leeds General Infirmary after the incident yesterday.

Police said they were called by the fire service to a report of an industrial accident at a commercial unit on Vale Road, Horbury at about 3.45pm.

They said the man sustained a serious injury to his lower body.

A police spokesman said the Health and Safety Executive had been made aware of the accident.

Enquiries are ongoing.