Man dies after falling off roof of Ajax business

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A worker who fell of the roof of an Ajax business has died.

Emergency crews were called to the Gordon Food Service distribution centre near Salem Road and Ringer Road around 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

There were reports a man installing roof decking toppled off the roof.

He was airlifted to hospital, but has since died.

Durham police say he was a 24-year-old man from the Kitchener area.

His name has not been released.

The Ministry of Labour is investigating.