Police are investigating an accident at the Forres Park Landfill, in which a man was crushed to death.
A statement by the Solid Waste Management Company (SWMCOL) said the incident occurred approximately 10:15 am while the victim a salvager was rummaging through waste.
He was crushed by a reversing bulldozer while at the tip.
SWMCOL’s CEO Ronald Roach has expressed condolences to the family and friends of the victim.
SWMCOL's statement is seeking to remind all users of the nation’s landfills to exercise caution while on the premises and to adhere to health and safety guidelines at all times.
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