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Person died in work accident in a quarry

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One person died in an accident in quarry at Tvedalen in Larvik Tuesday afternoon.

The place is examined by crime professionals and Labour Inspectorate is notified, said Southeast police district.

Operations manager Per Andreassen will not provide more details since the investigation is just started, mentioned Tønsberg Blad. He would rather not disclose neither gender nor age of the deceased.

It was not immediately clear what had happened, according Lundhs, which operates the quarry. CEO Thor-Anders Lundh Håkestad cooperate with police when it comes to further information on the matter.

– It is with great sadness that we announce that one of our employees died as a result of a work accident. Our thoughts and our sympathy goes to the families and others involved, says Håkestad


Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today