Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to the newest version of your browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of Construction News, please enable cookies in your browser.

Welcome to the Construction News site. As we have relaunched, you will have to sign in once now and agree for us to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

08Oct92 UK: EIGHTH WORKER DIES IN CHANNEL TUNNEL.

A construction worker was killed in the Channel Tunnel on Tuesday afternoon when he was struck by train in the marine service tunnel.At the time of going to press, police were withholding the dead man's name because his relatives had not been informed of the tragedy.Workers on the project immediately downed tools as a mark of respect for the dead man who becomes the eighth person to be killed on this side of the project.

Subscribe now for unlimited access and receive...

  • The latest client and contractor news
  • Interviews with industry leaders
  • Insight into contractors’ strategies, performance and contract activity
  • Market data, industry trends and forecasts
  • Technical reports on innovation and best practice techniques

Register for guest access and receive...

  • 2 weeks unrestricted access to www.constructionnews.co.uk
  • Exclusive daily and weekly newsletters
  • Full access to the CN digital issue archive
  • Subscriber only CN Briefings on the day's talking points during the first 2 weeks
  • Picture galleries showcasing the biggest projects
  • Limited access to content after the trial

Already a subscriber? Click here to sign in

Print subscriber? Activate your digital account here