Construction worker dies in central London

At least one other person injured after building collapses

NEWS, Projects, Collapse, Construction site, Grosvenor Square, Mayfair

One man has died and at least one other person has been injured after a building collapsed in central London.

Police were called to the site in Grosvenor Square in Mayfair at 3.45pm on Monday afternoon where the man was pronounced dead.

The force said: "Police were called at 3.45pm, Monday, 14 April, to a building site on Grosvenor Square. Officers, London Ambulance Service, London's Air Ambulance and London Fire Brigade are in attendance.

"A man, believed to be in his early 30s, who was working on the site was pronounced dead at the scene. At least one other person has been injured.

"The Health and Safety Executive has been informed.”

 

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