Man dies after being crushed by car

A man has died after being crushed by a car he was working on in Belfast yesterday afternoon.

Monday, 30th July 2018, 8:53 pm
Updated Friday, 31st August 2018, 5:01 pm

The PSNI and the Ambulance Service were on the scene of the incident at Cadogan Park, a residential area which sits between the Malone Road and the Lisburn Road.

A PSNI spokesperson said the sudden death is “not being treated as suspicious.”

A spokesperson for the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service (NIAS) said: “The Northern Ireland Ambulance Service attended an incident in the Malone Road area of Belfast.

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“The call was received at 15:28 and NIAS despatched one Rapid Response Paramedic and one Emergency Ambulance crew to the incident. No one was transported from the scene.”

SDLP councillor Donal Lyons said: “Cadogan Park is a very quiet and settled street and this will no doubt send a real shock to the neighbours. My thoughts are with the man’s family and loved ones.”