UK airport worker dies in horror accident

An investigation has been launched following the tragic death of a 59-year-old employee at Glasgow Prestwick Airport, we can reveal.

Sources said the male worker died after falling from a hydraulic platform during unloading works of a cargo plane on Wednesday afternoon at the Ayrshire transport hub.

It’s understood emergency services raced to the scene but that they were unable to save the yet unnamed man.

A source said: “The worker sadly fell to his death.

“He was working at height, on a hydraulic lift, up high.”

Police confirmed the tragic death, insisting there were no suspicious circumstances.

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