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Man is killed in crane accident

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The victim was trapped under debris and was pronounced dead at the scene

A man has died after being trapped under a crane in an accident in Buckinghamshire.

Police and emergency services were called to Stoke Road in Bletchley, Milton Keynes, at about 1330 BST.

A man was found to be trapped under a crane. Paramedics attended, but the man was pronounced dead.

The Health and Safety Executive have been informed and police are currently assisting the other emergency services at the scene.

No further information is available at this time, police said.

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