Man ‘dies after being struck by a metal girder falling from crane on London constructing web site’

Man ‘dies after being struck by a metal girder falling from crane on London constructing web site’

  • Metropolitan law enforcement officials referred to as at 1.25pm at present to a constructing web site in Hoxton 
  • Air ambulance attended the scene together with crews from London Hearth Brigade 
  • Regardless of finest efforts by paramedics the person was pronounced lifeless on the scene 


A person has died after reportedly being struck by a metal girder that fell from a crane on a London constructing web site. 

Metropolitan law enforcement officials have been referred to as at 1.25pm at present to a constructing web site on East Street in Hoxton, north east London.   

An air ambulance attended together with the London Hearth Brigade however regardless of paramedics’ finest efforts, the person was pronounced lifeless on the scene.  

A man has died after reportedly being struck by a steel girder that fell from a crane on a London building site. Pictured: emergency services at the scene after the incident

A person has died after reportedly being struck by a metal girder that fell from a crane on a London constructing web site. Pictured: emergency providers on the scene after the incident

Police are working to tell his subsequent of kin.

 A London Ambulance Service spokesperson stated: ‘We have been referred to as at 1.19pm at present to experiences of an incident on East Street, N1. 

‘We despatched an ambulance crew, a medic in a automobile, a medical crew chief, an incident response officer, and members of our hazardous space response crew. 

‘We additionally dispatched by highway London’s Air Ambulance. 

‘Sadly, regardless of finest efforts of emergency service colleagues, an individual died on the scene.’

Metropolitan police officers were called at 1.25pm today to a building site on East Road in Hoxton, north east London

Metropolitan law enforcement officials have been referred to as at 1.25pm at present to a constructing web site on East Street in Hoxton, north east London

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