Man sadly dies following an industrial accident at a business premises in Digbeth.

A man has died following an industrial accident at a business premises on Liverpool Street in Digbeth.


Emergency services were called to the recycling depot, at around 7:30PM on Wednesday (12/10), following reports of an incident involving a man being seriously injured.

Despite efforts by paramedics, the man was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

A  man, aged 32, was arrested on suspicion of manslaughter and is currently in custody.

Officers are liaising with the Health and Safety Executive to establish the cause of the incident.

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