Police probe as worker, 23, dies after being injured at Rosyth Dockyard

Police are investigating the death of a worker at Rosyth Dockyard.

Rosyth Dockyard.

The 23-year old was injured yesterday morning, and rushed to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary where he later died.

The Health and Safety Executive has been informed.

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No details have been released about the incident which saw emergency services go to the dockyard around 10:45am on Friday.

Police confirmed there were called after reports a worker had been injured.

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A spokesman said: "Emergency services attended and a 23-year-old man was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary where he died a short time later.

"Enquiries are currently ongoing into the incident and The Health and Safety Executive has been informed.”

The identity of the man has not yet been revealed.

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