UPDATE: Police investigating death of man in Mt Lawley construction site incident

Police at the scene of the workplace incident in Mt Lawley this afternoon. Picture: Lisa Thomas.
Police at the scene of the workplace incident in Mt Lawley this afternoon. Picture: Lisa Thomas.

UPDATE: A man in his 60s has died following a workplace incident on a construction site in Mt Lawley.

Police and St John Ambulance were called to the site near the intersection of Walcott and Learoyd streets in Mt Lawley at 2.15pm this afternoon.

The man in his 60s required urgent medical assistance and was taken to Royal Perth Hospital by ambulance.

A police spokesman said the man died in hospital.

Police have closed down access to Learoyd Street as the man’s death is being investigated.