Chatham man dies after falling from ladder, Ministry of Labour investigating

An ambulance is shown in a file photo. (CP24)

The Ministry of Labour is investigating after a 44-year-old Chatham man died in an industrial accident.

Shortly after 4 p.m. Monday afternoon, police responded to an industrial accident on Centre Street in Chatham.

Chatham-Kent police say the man fell from a ladder and sustained life-threatening injuries.

He was transported via ambulance to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance where he was pronounced deceased.