Sadly a man in his 40’s has lost his life after an incident in Carrickfergus this morning.
The man who lost his life has been reported to be from Ballycastle.
Reports say the man had been trapped under a heavy goods vehicle.
The incident happened just off the Knockagh Road, Carrickfergus.
NI Air Ambulance and emergency services responded to the emergency shortly after 9 am this morning.
The PSNI are still at the scene of the incident.
MLA John Stewart said:
“I am deeply saddened to hear this tragic news. My thoughts and deepest sympathies are with the man’s family and friends at this
very difficult time. I want to commend the emergency services, air ambulance and first responders for all their efforts. My thoughts
are with everyone involved.”