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Man named following fatal industrial incident - Bury St Edmunds

A man who died following an industrial incident in Bury St Edmunds is being named by police.

Officers were called to Rougham Tower Avenue just before 3pm on Thursday 1 April, along with the fire and rescue service, ambulance service and a team from the Suffolk Accident Rescue Service. The Health and Safety Executive was also informed.
 
A man, aged in his 30s, sadly died in the incident at the scene.

Pending formal Coroner’s inquest proceedings, police have provisionally identified the deceased as Harvinder Singh Kular, aged 39, from Luton.

Mr Kular’s family have asked us to issue the following tribute on their behalf:

“Harvinder’s death is a great loss to our family. He was a much loved son and brother who can never be replaced. Harvinder was a man who always had a smile on his face, he was hard working and always willing to help anyone. He will be greatly missed.”

Mr Kular’s death is being treated as unexplained at this stage. Officers from Suffolk police are working with colleagues from the Health and Safety Executive to establish the circumstances leading up to his death.
 


 
 
 
 

Previous release I 1 April 2021

Police are currently at Rougham Tower Avenue in Bury St Edmunds at the scene of an industrial incident.

They were called just before 3pm today, Thursday 1 April, along with the fire and rescue service. The Health and Safety Executive has also been informed.

The incident remains on–going and investigations continue.

At this stage it is believed that one person is affected, although the cause will have no wider threat to the community.

A police cordon remains in place whilst the investigation continues.

Previous release I 2 April 2021

Police can confirm that a man has died at in incident in Bury St Edmunds.

Officers were called to Rougham Tower Avenue in the town just before 3pm yesterday (Thursday 1 April) along with the fire and rescue service, ambulance service and a team from the Suffolk Accident Rescue Service. The Health and Safety Executive has also been informed.
 
A male, aged in his 30s, died in the incident at the scene yesterday. Next of kin have been informed.

The man’s death is being treated as unexplained at this stage. Officers from Suffolk police are currently working with colleagues from the Health and Safety Executive to establish the circumstances leading up to the man’s death. The coroner has been notified.
 
Enquiries remain on going and a police cordon remains in place whilst the investigation continues.