Chatham-Kent man dies in hospital after industrial accident on Monday

Chatham-Kent Police responded to a call on Monday July 19 just 4 p.m. A 44 year old man had fallen off of a ladder in an industrial accident.  (Chatham-Kent Police Service - image credit)
Chatham-Kent Police responded to a call on Monday July 19 just 4 p.m. A 44 year old man had fallen off of a ladder in an industrial accident. (Chatham-Kent Police Service - image credit)

A 44-year-old man is dead after falling from a ladder on Centre Street in Chatham.

Chatham-Kent Police responded to a call about an industrial accident on Monday shortly after 4 p.m. The man had fallen from a ladder and sustained life-threatening injuries. He was rushed to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance where he was pronounced dead.

The Ministry of Labour has been contacted and is taking over the investigation.

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