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Man suffocates at Belfast landfill

A lorry driver has suffocated to death while dumping rubbish at a Belfast landfill site.  The victim, an employee of the Wastebeater Recycling company was delivering the collected waste to the North Foreshore site on Dargan Road when he left his vehicle. However, he began to sink in the rubbish which is said to have been soggy due to recent rain and staff tried to drag him out with their hands. Police and rescue workers were called to the scene which ...