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Man dies at Elephant & Castle

London SE1 website team

A man has died whilst a five storey building was undergoing demolition at the Elephant & Castle.

Castle House
Castle House (left) pictured in March 2006 before the start of demolition

The accident happened early on Wednesday afternoon on the Castle House site by the southern roundabout at the Walworth Road junction.

Emergency services have not been able to confirm that he was a construction worker.

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