Construction company ‘deeply saddened’ by worker’s death on Wellingborough site

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Galliford Try has spoken of its sorrow after one of its workers died on a Wellingborough construction site.

On Friday police confirmed a man died after an incident at the Stanton Cross site in Irthlingborough Road at about 1.45pm on Wednesday, May 24.

Galliford Try, contractor at the site, said its staff’s thoughts are with the victim’s family.

A spokesman for the construction company said: “Galliford Try is deeply saddened by the tragic passing of one of our colleagues following the incident at Stanton Cross.

“Our thoughts are with the deceased’s family and friends at this extremely difficult time.

“We continue to assist the relevant authorities with the ongoing investigation.

“No further comment will be made at this time.”

A spokesman for the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) confirmed they are still investigating with Northamptonshire Police.

The victim has not yet been formally named by police.