Wednesday, 25 June 2008 - 9:38am |

Work place death at Lyttelton

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Police, Maritime NZ and the Department of Labour will conduct a combined investigation to establish the events leading up to the death of a 55 year old man in Lyttelton last night.

The Lyttelton Port Authority employee was involved in a workplace accident at Cashin Quay at about 8pm and subsequently died at the scene.

Sgt Phil Newton, Lyttelton, says that the incident occurred while a coal ship Devprayag, was being moored at Cashin Quay.