UPDATE: Police investigating death at Portvale
Police have confirmed the death of a Caucasian man earlier today at Portvale Sugar Factory.
Acting Inspector Rodney Inniss confirmed that the man, a subcontractor, was working on the roof of the building when he fell to his death.
Inniss said they are treating it as a freak accident.
The name and age of the deceased have not yet been released, as the next of kin have not yet been identified. However he is believed to be a British national.
At present the body is still on the scene as police carry out their investigations.
Work at the factory has been stopped. (DB)